Weekly Good Reads – Week 4

Laughing and Turning Away – Patrick Holloway (Short Story) Why Stephen King spends months, even years writing opening sentences, an interview Andrew Stanton – The Clues to a Great Story (Video, TED Talk). On Writing – Stephen King Changing My Mind, Occasional Essays — Zadie Smith Advertisements

Weekly Good Reads – Week 3

The Lunar And Menstrual Cycles Are 28 Days Long And Now… – Yamini Krishnan Issac Asimov’s Foundation #1 (Science Fiction) Visitor, a short story by Amrita Brahmo (Trigger Warning – 18+) My Short Essay About Issac Asimov’s Foundation #1 Mastering the Art of Short-Story Telling: Lessons from ‘The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories’ – Amrita Brahmo Why People Don’t […]

Weekly Good Reads – Week 2

The Viral Bad Dating Fiction Story – Cat Person by Kristen Roupenian Why the above short story was written, a short interview in New Yorker by its fiction editor Deborah Treisman with Kristen Roupenian After reading the above interview, I listened (this time) to the story again, like you watch a twisted plot movie again […]

The Mcleo Accident

I went to a surprisingly less number of treks and trips when I was in college. Reasons (or excuses) being My classmates weren’t particularly adventurous, well most of them. The friends that were, never really asked me out for no other primary reason than my erratic responses. I’ll be completely honest. There were times when the […]