What’s the most beautiful thing you’ve ever read?

Dear Readers, A feast for your mind in today's post. Beautifully written lines, like poems, have always had a lasting impression on me. Analogies, metaphors and sometimes simple prose written with a creative touch. It has the same effect on me as popping a piece of Belgian chocolate into my mouth at the end of … Continue reading What’s the most beautiful thing you’ve ever read?

A Snippet of Shikhandini in Kannada!

Dear Readers, Hope you're doing well. On popular demand, the synopsis of my book Shikhandini was translated to Kannada by a dear friend Anushree who happens to be an avid reader of both Kannada and English novels. She is an amazing storyteller with a beautiful voice. She has her very own podcast where she takes … Continue reading A Snippet of Shikhandini in Kannada!

Five Words That Should Have Never Been Invented

Hello Dear Readers, How have you been? Something different for this week. Words and I are old friends. My love for beautiful words developed early. As a child, I vividly remember 'Miracle' was my favourite word. It was not just the meaning but the way the word rolled on the tongue when I said it. … Continue reading Five Words That Should Have Never Been Invented

Bone Chilling Haunted Tales To Test Your Bravery

  Hello Dear Readers, I have been away from the Blogosphere for a few days now as I was busy with another project. Something I picked up after almost five years. I will share the outcome in my next post (Excited!). Till then stay tuned. Today's post, however, is intended to bring out a different … Continue reading Bone Chilling Haunted Tales To Test Your Bravery

5 Tips to Read More

Hi, amazing reader, I recently started a book club with a hope to find like-minded readers with whom I could share my thoughts, interpretations and reading experiences. Three months gone, we are now over 50 members in 'Ashwini's Book Club' aka ABC. Many others wished to join the club but were hesitant because they consider … Continue reading 5 Tips to Read More

New Release: Those Girls – A Tale of Perspectives

Hello, Amazing reader, Hope you are doing well. If you are an Indian, wish you a very Happy Independence Day. Today's post is about my new book - a short story that went live this morning on Amazon. It is a short read and can be finished in less than 30 mins. If you are … Continue reading New Release: Those Girls – A Tale of Perspectives

Who Moved My Cheese – ABC – July 2020

Hello, my dear book lovers! Firstly, I thank you all for joining our Book Club - ABC and actively participating in it. Thanks to you guys, I have learned about many great books in these last few days and added them to my ever-growing TBR list. For the Book of the Month - July 2020, … Continue reading Who Moved My Cheese – ABC – July 2020

3 Short Reads to Kick Start your Reading Habit

Hi there, Hope you are doing well! Starting this new category on my blog called 'Ashwini's Book Club' where I will be posting exclusively about the books I have read/planning to read. Eventually, when I find a good number of participants, we can convert this forum into a virtual Book Club. (The optimist in me … Continue reading 3 Short Reads to Kick Start your Reading Habit