Short Stories with a Twist – My new Kindle eBook!!

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Short Stories With A Twist eBook

Woohooo!! My anthology collection – Short Stories With A Twist has been published as an eBook on Amazon Kindle :) You can read it on Kindle, Computer, Laptop, Tablet or Mobile Phone using Free Kindle apps. Just search for ‘Amazon Kindle’ on Google Play Store/Apple iTunes or click the below image to download the app for your device: Continue reading Short Stories with a Twist – My new Kindle eBook!!

Bangalore Natkal (பெங்களூர் நாட்கள்) Movie Review

Bangalore Natkal (பெங்களூர் நாட்கள்) is the Tamil remake of Malayalam Super Hit movie Bangalore Days. It stars Arya, Bobby Simha, Sri Divya, Rana Daggubati, Parvathi, Laxmi Rai and Samantha. The movie is directed by Bhaskar.  Continue reading Bangalore Natkal (பெங்களூர் நாட்கள்) Movie Review

Creating an Impact for the Visually Challenged in India: IAB

Journey of IAB – A 10 minute Movie:

Indian Association for the Blind (IAB) is an organization based out of Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India that works to educate, train and rehabilitate visually impaired persons. I met their representatives at the recently concluded Chennai Pongal Book Fair 2016 and was impressed with the books and articles they had in display to help blind people read. They gave me a CD containing the above embedded video – I think all of us should see it. Continue reading Creating an Impact for the Visually Challenged in India: IAB

View from the Lighthouse @ Chennai Marina Beach

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Climbing the Lighthouse @ Marina Beach will give you one of the best viewpoints for the city of Chennai. You can see the ocean, you can see the sand, you can see the roads, you can see the buildings. What more do you want? I know this lighthouse has been opened to public from Nov. 2013, that too after 22 years. But due to sheer laziness, I went there only in Jan, 2016. Hmm… Continue reading View from the Lighthouse @ Chennai Marina Beach

Most Cherished Books of Readers @ The Hindu Lit for Life 2016

most cherished books of readers at the hindu lit for life 2016

The Hindu Lit for Life is an annual literature festival organized by The Hindu group of publications in Chennai, India. During this year’s (2016) event, they had kept a slate and a chalk where readers could go and vote (mention) their most cherished book (If I kept one book, it would be….). Below are some books opted by various readers – both fiction and non-fiction, and in no particular order. This list contains only English books. Continue reading Most Cherished Books of Readers @ The Hindu Lit for Life 2016

The Hindu (Literary) Prize 2016 Goes to… Easterine Kire

The Hindu Prize 2016 Winner - Easterine Kire

The Hindu (Literary) Prize 2016 was announced on the second day of the Hindu Lit for Life event. And it went to Easterine Kire for her book When the River Sleeps.

Short Excerpt: It’s a novel set in Nagaland, North Eastern India, where the author takes the reader on the journey of the protagonist to find the river of his dreams that will give him untold power. But he must first overcome spirits, sorceresses, demons and even armed men in his path! Continue reading The Hindu (Literary) Prize 2016 Goes to… Easterine Kire