Category: Writing

Indian, Writing

Shilpa Suraj : A Silent Wound: Guest Post

Shilpa Suraj’s book, A Barren Heart is one that takes the reader through an emotional journey of a woman and her relationship struggles following the failure of her multiple attempts to conceive. We have on the blog today, Shilpa Suraj, the author of A Barren Heart speaking to us about the journey of the author …

Writing

Self Publishing : To Do Or Not To?

A term that is in vogue since the last couple of years, we know of people who have advised us for and against it. We used to be told that self publishing was the route generally taken by wannabes whom the so called mainstream or traditional publishing houses would not accept. Self publishing is not …

Book Review, Writing

Reading Challenges For 2019

The WTRC 2019 is here, what better kick in the you know where for me to get reading. 2018 has been a slow year in terms of reading and writing, and I intend to pick up more books and write more and better in 2019. The three parts of the reading challenge are as below: …

Versification, Weirdness, Writing

Beneath My Feet | Poem | Ishithaa

Beneath My Feet A tiny life Struggles Screams unheard Dreams shattered Darkness Envelops Pain smothers Crashing down Crushing Bones Orphaned Family Unknown, last breath drawn I look down All I see Beneath my feet, A bug, no more. Often it happens, we just walk the Earth as if we own it, not bothered of who …

Gratitude, I Me Mine, Life's Lessons, Writing

The Year That Was, Adieu 2017!

How has 2017 been for you, did the year that was meet your expectations?

Life's Lessons, Writing

The Bitter After-Taste #Ishithaa

Who doesn’t enjoy a walk down memory lane? Yep, not everyone. It depends on the cost at which those memories are made. This post, Bitter After Taste deals with nostalgia.

Causes, Writing

Don’t Do That, Listen To Me

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This is an attempt in 55 words to portray what women in India and across the world go through on an almost daily basis. They have to listen and put up with so much of emotional and physical abuse that it is a shame on entire humanity.

Writing

7 Handy Resources For Bloggers – #Ishithaa

resources for blogger - ishithaa

7 Must have resources for bloggers is written for Day 2 of WriteTribe Festival of Words where the prompt was to share a resource.

Writing

Let’s Talk about the Elephant in the Room #WritingWednesdays

writingwednesdays   Once upon a time, there lived six blind men in a village. One day the villagers told them, “Hey, there is an elephant in the village today.” They had no idea what an elephant is. They decided, “Even though we would not be able to see it, let us go and feel it …