Time to shift towards Hindi & Sanskrit poetry? My realisations

Reading poetry can be more than fun or pleasure if you are careful enough to take home the messages that these poets have for you. I have been reading poetry for many years now. I have been a student of English literature for a long and thanks to my academic background, I was introduced to the best and the worst of English poetry in those years of hard work and mind-boggling examinations. However, in the past two years, I have been drawn more and more to reading Hindi poetry and… Read More

Ravi Dabral – style of his fiction writing

On many occasions, we see the very beginning being so successful that the whole idea of the act or an initiative can easily be judged on the basis of that. Being a successful debut author is a feat that any author would love to achieve. Recently, I have been witnessing many authors who have become successful in their very first attempt and rode the wave of success thereafter. Today I will be writing about the novelist who wrote a bestselling piece of 2019 – Greed Lust Addiction. This novel, in… Read More

Pravin Anand – Novelist, author of Mumtaz and Taj Mahal

If you are an admirer of Indian English fiction, you must be aware that the authors have different interests. While some may like to remain in the fancy world they create with words, others do take interest in the incidents and happenings in the real world to create their fiction. Whereas, there are also the authors who entirely portray only the truth, with a certain colouring of their imagination so that truth becomes dramatic. I am writing about one author from the same group – Pravin Anand. He is a… Read More

Elephants in the Room by Suraj Laxminarayanan

Elephants in the Room is a crime thriller novel published by The Write Place and written by Suraj Laxminarayanan, a debutant. This novel is a long tale but rather stands still. The author has managed to create a fiction out of ‘almost nothing’. Two gangs collide inside the bank for the larger share or the whole of the robbery that is intended to be done. One gang is professional, fighting for their lives and another gang is amateur, robbing for their misplaced ambitions. This is the set of two poles… Read More

Indicting Goliath – Lal Bhatia’s autobiography

Lal Bhatia’s autobiography, Indicting Goliath, is a book which has initiated many questioning thoughts in the minds of the readers. The book, in fact, is a puzzle which was supposed to be solved by the ones who were supposed to do it – the federal judges and the police officials (FBI and others) and also the attorneys were supposed to establish the correct facts before the court of justice. However, nothing happened like this and one innocent had to suffer in prison for almost a decade – fighting against the… Read More