Image Courtesy: Canva October 27, 2021 When I was working as an engineer, I wrote as a hobby. I squeezed in whatever time I could get over the weekends and wrote stories and travelogues. It felt quite normal and it went on like this for 7 years. I was earning my living and using my... Continue Reading →
Renewal of Vows
Image: Canva This is the first mail I came across when I got up today morning. "we're saying no despite admiring the quality of your submission. It had reached all the way to our editorial table. For what it's worth, one editor said "This is very cool. There were a few bits that could use... Continue Reading →
The Dread and Thrill of Creativity
Every time I start a new short story or an article, I get anxious. I start asking myself many questions - Am I good enough to write this? Will this be a disaster? Will I be able to convey what I wanted? Even after writing so many short stories and hundreds of articles, fear grips me when I am about to start a new one. I think this dread is a part of the creative process.