Day 7 – Consistency

I am uber talented. In everything I take up. Something always prevents me from making it to the top. Even if I do make it, there is a nagging feeling of being unaccomplished. Why? I do everything in bursts, not streaks. Example : I started NaBloPoMo and fizzled out on Day 3. Streaks happen when the doer is consistent. Here’s a pieceĀ I wrote in January […]

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Book Review : Private India

Book Review : Private India

WHY I READ THE BOOK I have read Mr. Sanghi’s Rosabal Line, Chanakya’s Chant and Krishna Key. They were all thrillers with a story comparing past Indian mythology with characters in the present. I still have to find a name for this genre. For the time being, I call it the Indian version of Dan Brown. I am so glad it exists because I remember […]

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Book Review : Mafia Queens by S.Hussain Zaidi and Jane Borges

Book Review : Mafia Queens by S.Hussain Zaidi and Jane Borges

The female of the species is deadlier than the male. -Rudyard Kipling Not dark, a bit gritty and evoking interest without getting judgmental……….. Mafia Queens is a book that strikes a perfect balance between fiction and non-fiction in the art of storytelling. Why I read the book This is quite a story. One fine day in 2002, I stumbled on a promo of Black Friday […]

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