A word of advice for new bloggers – Blogging Insights #24

In this post, I answer the following questions:
What advice would you give someone launching their blog for the first time?
What would you tell them to do that you were not able to do?
What is something that YOU did but you would strongly tell a new blogger NOT to do? Continue reading A word of advice for new bloggers – Blogging Insights #24

Life of a journalist, blogger, student and human in the times of corona (Part 3)

I am in the 8th week of staying at home. While lockdown in India began on March 24 (and had been extended twice since then), my office asked us to start working from home from March 16 onwards. The last time I saw the world outside was back on the evening of March 14. It was a Saturday. Continue reading Life of a journalist, blogger, student and human in the times of corona (Part 3)

Life of a journalist, blogger, student and human in the times of corona (Part 1)

I am in the 8th week of staying at home. While lockdown in India began on March 24 (and had been extended twice since then), my office asked us to start working from home from March 16 onwards. The last time I saw the world outside was back on the evening of March 14. It was a Saturday. Continue reading Life of a journalist, blogger, student and human in the times of corona (Part 1)

Jugalbandi… Let’s write together

Originally posted on Blogger Community:
Let’s write a story together. While we were looking for ideas to increase engagement here in the Community, Sadagopan suggested an exciting idea. The idea is this- A story written by multiple authors. How will this work? The first person to sign up for the activity will be given the first sentence of the story. This person will write the… Continue reading Jugalbandi… Let’s write together

How has coronavirus affected my blogging? – Blogging Insights #23

In this post, I answer the following questions:
1.How has the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic affected your blogging ? Are you posting more or less than you used to?
2.What is the tone of your posts these days, happy, sad , serious, worried?
3.Have you written any posts specifically about the crisis and its effect on your life? If so, please share a link?
4.What kinds of posts do you like to read these days? Continue reading How has coronavirus affected my blogging? – Blogging Insights #23

When I felt a little more beautiful… A to Z 2020

I am told that I was born with my skin color as white as milk. Looking at those albums, I can see the change in my skin colour over the years as I grew up. A lot of people keep on suggesting me to try so and so things so that I have a lighter skin tone. Initially, I used to ignore such things. I have been one of those kids who likes walking barefoot. Continue reading When I felt a little more beautiful… A to Z 2020

Self-love and self-appreciation – My theme for A-Z challenge 2020

Last year, it was an impromptu decision to participate in the A-Z challenge. Since I was able to post regularly for a month, while juggling with my exams and my first job without a break for at least 20 days, I thought I should give it a try this year too. I’ll try my best to complete the challenge on time, just like I said last year. Continue reading Self-love and self-appreciation – My theme for A-Z challenge 2020