Books, New Post, Women authors

The Bastard of Istanbul by Elif Shafak | Book Review |

The Bastard of Istanbul is another successful novel by Elif Shafak and will definitely entice you in its richly embroidered familial drama. Read about my 4/5 star review for this book and tell me what you think of it.… Read More The Bastard of Istanbul by Elif Shafak | Book Review |

Books, Fantasy Fiction, Historical Fiction, Middle East Region, New Post, South East Asia, Women authors, Young Adult

A Reading Rewind of January 2021 | Book Review |

A compilation of my reading in January 2021 and yes I am very thrilled to read 8 books in this month :-)… Read More A Reading Rewind of January 2021 | Book Review |

Books, New Post, Women authors

Theo Bogart Series #1|The Man on the Washing Machine by Susan Cox | Book Review |

The man on the washing machine is a quick entertaining and witty read with just the right dose of humor and mystery to keep one hooked. I loved it and you can read the review to find out why.… Read More Theo Bogart Series #1|The Man on the Washing Machine by Susan Cox | Book Review |

New Post, RajasthanTravelStories, Travel

A travel bucket list post the pandemic | Travel Tales |

” Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius The world came to a complete stand still in 2020; thanks to the pandemic. All travel plans became suspended while the tourism and travel industry grappled with a crippling economic crisis. Wanderlusters grew listless in this suspended state and the only way out was… Read More A travel bucket list post the pandemic | Travel Tales |

Books, New Post, Women authors

The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary | Book Review |

Read all about the quirky, zany and mirth inducing book that I recently finished reading after a particularly heavy read. Full of wit and unexpected romance, The Flatshare is what I needed to round up the year on a hearty note.… Read More The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary | Book Review |

Books, New Post

When God was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman | Book Review |

Book review of “When God was a Rabbit” by Sarah Winman which is her debut novel and a brilliant one at that. Dark but comical-whimsical in telling, this one is a superb tale of coming to age.… Read More When God was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman | Book Review |

Books, New Post

My Reading Score in 2020 | Bookish Post |

At the start of 2020, I had signed up for the Goodreads Reading Challenge and also crafted one of my own with my book buddy Soumya. #TBRCHALLENGE2020 was designed to make a dent in the TBR books lying on my bookshelf and not buying newer books till that was done. The idea was to even… Read More My Reading Score in 2020 | Bookish Post |

Books, Guestblog, New Post

How the Pandemic affected my Reading Habit | Bookish View |

This post is linked with the #GPDec2020 hosted by me every December where a cross posting collaboration is worked out between several bloggers for the entire month. Today’s post is by Morgane who writes about how this pandemic has affected her reading habit.… Read More How the Pandemic affected my Reading Habit | Bookish View |

Books, Guestblog, New Post

Atomic Habits by James Clear – | Book Review |

Today for the December Guestpost I have Rachna Parmar doing a review about the book Atomic Habits which has been a treat for me to read too, though I dont generally enjoy non-fiction so much.… Read More Atomic Habits by James Clear – | Book Review |

Books, New Post

Mister God, This is Anna by Fynn | Book Review |

3rd edition of the guest posting for the DecGP2020 and today I have Sunita Saldhana on my blog as she reviews a book for us. I hope you like the review and will let me know how it was for you.… Read More Mister God, This is Anna by Fynn | Book Review |

New Post, Travel

Best Christmas Markets from around the World | Travel Tales |

This is a FTB collaborative post about the best Christmas markets from around the world. So pick up a cup of your favorite brew and sit back to immerse yourself in strolling through these gorgeous festive markets.… Read More Best Christmas Markets from around the World | Travel Tales |

New Post, Travel

5 Favorite Sights in Tasmania, Australia | Travel Tales |

This post is linked with the #GPDec2020 hosted by me every December where a cross posting collaboration is worked out between several bloggers for the entire month. Today we get to travel to some of the gorgeous sights in the island state of Tasmania in Australia via Rajlakshmi… Read More 5 Favorite Sights in Tasmania, Australia | Travel Tales |

Books, Guestblog, New Post

6 Changes in my Bookish life | Books |

This post is linked with the #GPDec2020 hosted by me every December where a cross posting collaboration is worked out between several bloggers for the entire month. Today’s post is by Shilpa who writes about how her reading habit has changed overall and why.… Read More 6 Changes in my Bookish life | Books |

New Post, Travel

5 Unique Vineyard getaways to experience | Travel Tales |

I love wine and indulge in wine tasting sessions in my city whenever I can find the time and money for it. In this post I bring to you my travels to Vineyards across the world which is something I have made it a point to include in my itinerary if I can. There are also a couple of such travel experience of my fellow travel bloggers who have so kindly agreed to contribute on this post. I hope you enjoy reading this – Salut!… Read More 5 Unique Vineyard getaways to experience | Travel Tales |

Books, New Post, Women authors

The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali | Book Review |

“Why doesn’t his heart let go? Why do some people stay lodged in our souls, stuck in our throats, imprinted in our minds?” ― Marjan Kamali, The Stationery Shop The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali had been trending on my time line for quite some time. So when I saw it on one of my book apps,… Read More The Stationery Shop by Marjan Kamali | Book Review |

Gratitude List

The challenge is not to be perfect-it is to be whole | Gratitude |

Joining with Vidya Sury in the Gratitude circle every month to share the gratitude for the joys received in the month gone by. If you have written a post too, please drop it in the comment section and I will get to it.… Read More The challenge is not to be perfect-it is to be whole | Gratitude |

Fiction

The false life of the parijat | Fiction Writing |

This fictional tale was written for the Fiction Monday with Vinitha. The prompt for the 16th edition is FALSE. This story pays a small tribute to the selflessness of the parijat tree. My word count is 229 words this time around.… Read More The false life of the parijat | Fiction Writing |

Fiction, New Post

An Echo of the Past | Fiction Writing |

This fictional tale was written for the Fiction Monday with Vinitha. The prompt for the 15th edition is ECHO. I hope you like my attempt at it though I have exceeded the word limit by over a 100 words.… Read More An Echo of the Past | Fiction Writing |

Guestblog, New Post, RajasthanTravelStories, Travel

4 Must Visit Museums in the Pink City of Jaipur | Travel Tales |

My guest today is Arvind from Jaipur who is taking us through four of the most visited museums in the Pink City. Jaipur is birth city for me and very special to the heart.… Read More 4 Must Visit Museums in the Pink City of Jaipur | Travel Tales |