six word story #118

Books made her believe in soulmates! This post was written in response to my own Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #87: Soulmate. Click on the link to read entries from my fellow bloggers. This could be interpreted in multiple ways. It could be that fairy tales or stories made her believe in the concept … Continue reading six word story #118

Mixed Canvas – a delightful read!

When life gives you lemons, normal people make lemonade. What do you get when you mix a bunch of children, boredom, an amazing mentor, and an unexpected-and-seemingly never-ending break? Any guesses? I'll tell you. You get something that's much better than lemonade. Gunjit Nasa, Raed Zidan, Siddarth Menon, Kriti Gupta, Shrutikaa Mukund, Mahatru Hariharan, Diya … Continue reading Mixed Canvas – a delightful read!

six word story #95

Between book covers, their love existed.    

six word story #88

Work beckoned her but sleep prevailed.    

six word story #87

Reading healed her heart. Slowly, steadily.    

six word story #85

Unlike people, books never judged her. This post was written in response to my own Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #52: Judge. Click on the link to read entries from my fellow bloggers. Yes, I am a bibliophile. Sometimes.. who am I kidding? Books are much better companions than most humans, especially when I … Continue reading six word story #85

tiny tale #37: Shortcut to heaven…

Cold weather, A blanket, a book, and a steaming mug of coffee... It turns out that there's a shortcut to heaven after all! Author's note: I hope you had a great weekend! Thanks for reading and if you wish to reach out, do follow me on Instagram @my.random.ramblings Click here to read all my tiny … Continue reading tiny tale #37: Shortcut to heaven…

The Ultimate Book Tag

I had initially thought that I'll do this tag after the A to Z Challenge was over. But since it's the World Book Day, I decided that today was the perfect day for publishing this post. I saw this tag the other day on The Jouska Blog and decided to give it a go! Do visit her blog and … Continue reading The Ultimate Book Tag

Happy World Book Day! ūüėä

Happy World Book Day! According to Wikipedia, "World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day is a yearly event on April 23rd, organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, to promote reading, publishing, and copyright." So as a self-confessed bibliophile, I couldn't let the day go by without publishing a post … Continue reading Happy World Book Day! ūüėä

Tragic, tragic tales

What's with tragedy and critical appreciation? They¬†have a weird, twisted affair. I'm sure of that. I have always been confounded by the fact that some of the much-appreciated works of literature¬†are tales so tragic, that I get depressed by the very thought of it. Consider the following works - Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, … Continue reading Tragic, tragic tales

Ella Enchanted- Clich√© all over again or Not??

Ella Enchanted is a novel by Gail Carson Levine, first published in 1997. The¬†novel has been adapted into a movie of the same name¬†in 2004, starring Anne Hathaway and Hugh Dancy in¬†lead roles. This is my train of thought, upon reading the novel. I have to give a fair warning - This review¬†contains too many … Continue reading Ella Enchanted- Clich√© all over again or Not??