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Real Time Ramble: Not Writing

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Write.

I would like to say I don’t write, but the thing is, I can’t write. I can’t even manage a blog post these days, and that was a thing I thought I could do. Well, I like to believe I can, though it is rather humiliating to be asked Continue reading “Real Time Ramble: Not Writing”

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Do I NaNoWriMo?

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I wish

Do I dare Disturb the universe? – T. S. Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

Mildly Excited, Perfectly Content Person With Moderate Curiosity: Hey, Amrita, are you going to NaNo?

Amrita: Huh?

ME,PCPWMC: You know, NaNo? Like NaNoWriMo? Continue reading “Do I NaNoWriMo?”

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Book Review: A Horse Walks Into A Bar

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A Horse Walks Into A Bar Cover

I want to try something new. I’m thinking of calling it Amrita’s ‘Wednesday Words of Wisdom’. These wouldn’t be rehashing some trite motivational quotes. No, Messieurs et Mesdames et Mesdemoiselles. These will be the hard-earned truth, laid brutally on your casual reading plate. Today’s words are: Never ask anybody what they think of you. Continue reading “Book Review: A Horse Walks Into A Bar”

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Short Story: Strange Attraction

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Cerulean Butterfly (Courtesy: Pixabay)

It started with a dedication. We were on holiday in France. It was my first time there, and we spent most of it stuck in a hotel room, on account of getting sick from some terrible, as well as terribly posh, food. Mum was taking care of me, my sister Janey and dad. She was the only one who didn’t get sick, the only one who’d been there so many times that she knew what not to do. She was watching this show on a French music channel called C’est Pop. The French clearly fail their imagination when it comes to naming pop music shows.

He was there, the only man my mother told my dad she’d leave him for. Continue reading “Short Story: Strange Attraction”

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Book Review: Of Opinions!

 

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Of Opinions Book Cover

The lovely Kate M. Colby has written a truly awesome review of Of Opinions – the book!
If you’ve got yourself a copy, or have been  wondering whether you should part with your hard-earned money over it, read Kate’s review and find out!

Here is the review by Kate: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2028784581
Continue reading “Book Review: Of Opinions!”