Book Talk: Palestine by Joe Sacco

2018 has been going great in terms of reading. I have been reading diverse books in different formats. Whenever I get into a writing slump, there comes a book which is so moving that it makes me want to write about it. The book I will be talking ( writing) about today is Palestine by … Continue reading Book Talk: Palestine by Joe Sacco

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Short Stories by Manto: Reading for the Soul

Find the book on Goodreads here. My interest in Manto arose when I came across his essay, 'Why I write'. I am among those people who like to research the authors because it gives more character and context to their work. When I googled Manto, the algorithms threw a myriad of things in front of … Continue reading Short Stories by Manto: Reading for the Soul

Book Review: 12 Startup Success Secrets

` 12 Startup Success Secrets by Eddie Yu is a "look into the world of internet entrepreneurs and demonstrates that no matter how technophobic you are, or how limited your resources are, you can build a new business from scratch using all the tools, services, and resources that are available all around you today." The … Continue reading Book Review: 12 Startup Success Secrets

Book Talk: Why you MUST read Dozakhnama?

Who tells the greatest story — God or Manto? Dozakhnama: Conversations in Hell is an extraordinary novel, a biography of Manto and Ghalib and a history of Indian culture rolled into one. Exhumed from dust, Manto’s unpublished novel surfaces in Lucknow. Is it real or is it a fake? In this dastan, Manto and Ghalib … Continue reading Book Talk: Why you MUST read Dozakhnama?