Why Is Sensitivity Stereotyped As Representing Weakness?

Sensitivity as a trait is so much more than the emotion it explains. As with some others, the way sensitivity is seen as a trait is completely twisted. It’s not exactly what it actually embodies. It is seen more as a negative quality than as a positive one. And that is, in no way, an encouraging statement.

Book Review: You Are A Star by A R Dara

You Are A Star is a book that talks about a lot of things that Bollywood is “famous” for – the power games, the actual power behind the power bosses, the struggling newcomers, casting couch, the underworld, nepotism. It shows the beauty of struggling to come up, while also showing Bollywood’s gross underbelly.

September 2019 Book Releases I’m Excited About!

Hello everyone! I’m here today with the September 2019 edition of Books Releasing This Month That I’m Excited About but Probably Won’t Read Anytime Soon. I had to skip August because I was basically a zombie walking around, so much happening around me that I wasn’t in my head at all. But I’m back now, and as way of return, here are 11 books releasing this month that have really piqued my interest.

Cover Reveal: Permanent Record by Edward Snowden

Revealing the cover for Edward Snowden's memoir, 'Permanent Record' coming this September.

Book Review: The Curse of Anuganga by Harini Srinivasan

Historical fiction is a genre that requires a lot of research. And if you combine it with a murder mystery, a lot of work goes into getting everything in place and making sure that there are no loose ends. Harini Srinivasan’s 'The Curse of Anuganga' is a combination of historical fiction and murder mystery that is set in 403 CE in the city of Nandivardhana.

July 2019 Book Releases I’m Excited About!

Welcome to the July 2019 edition of Books Releasing This Month That I’m Excited About but Probably Won’t Read Anytime Soon. 😛

Cover Reveal: The Extraordinary Life and Death of Sunanda Pushkar by Sunanda Mehta

The death of eminent politician Shashi Tharoor's wife, Sunanda Pushkar caused quite some controversy in the media. Sunanda Mehta pens down the Sunanda Pushkar's story. Published by Pan Macmillan India, this book is all set to release on the 26th of July this year.

Cover Reveal: Gay Icons of India by Hoshang Merchant & Akshaya K. Rath

Here's another exciting cover reveal for a book that is so important for us in this time and age. Called Gay Icons of India, written by Hoshang Merchant and Akshaya K. Rath, and published by Pan Macmillan India, this book is a celebration of 22 queer people who have been such inspirations that it's hard to talk about LGBTQIA without talking about them.

Book Review: Life in the Sunshine – Autobiography of an Unknown Cricketer by T. Sathish

When you say ‘cricket’ in India, there’s a sense of euphoria and loyalty that permeates the atmosphere, along with a brightening of the eyes. This sport affects so many people and shapes their lives into what they finally turn out that it simply becomes a part of them. They could go on and on for ages expounding knowledge about the sport, analyzing it, and playing it with a zeal that becomes so hard to find most times. And Life in the Sunshine: Autobiography of an Unknown Cricketer is the story of three such people: Sat, Sam, and Trib, called the Triple Sundae.

June 2019 Book Releases I’m Excited About!

I've picked the 10 books that I found most exciting from the list of books that are releasing this June. Though I know I won't be able to read these anytime soon, thanks to their prices, I go on with the hope that someday, I will get my hands on these books!