Reading/Writing

Varsha Seshan is a writer of to-do lists, detailed notes to self, and emails. In between all that, she writes stories. Her story ‘Wilderness’ is about the feeling of being chosen to get a tiny glimpse of the wonderful wild world. It is also the winning entry of our Travel Writing Contest. Editor’s note: Going to look...

We had a great time reading all the entries of the ‘I Got Fired’ writing contest. The entries were many and the competition was tough. However, after great deliberation our judges have finally settled upon one entry which triumphed over all the others to rise as the winning entry of the contest. The winning entry is...

जगरनॉट बुक्स के राइटिंग प्लेटफार्म पर “शशशश! कोई है” (कहानी) प्रतियोगिता में हमें अनेक कहानियां प्राप्त हुई, जिनमें शुभम...

Yin and Yang. Night and Day. Fire and Ice. ‘Opposites attract’ has long been the cornerstone of every romantic comedy. It may or may not result in a happily ever after, but it can ignite passion and chemistry in a relationship. Take for instance my household, I can read a book a day, life permitting. The last book my...

हैरी चहल (हरमिंदर सिंह) वृद्धों के पहले ब्लॉग वृद्धग्राम  के संस्थापक हैं. 2015 में  उनको वृद्धग्राम सर्वश्रेष्ठ हिंदी...

How it Started It all started with a one-line mail (all her mails are succinct, probably a reaction to a lifetime of dealing with verbose authors like me ) from R Sivapriya, my editor at Juggernaut. It simply asked: Would you like to write a few short stories on ichcha dhari nagin? I thought it would be a hoot and...

When it comes to success, achieving one’s big goals, I believe the underdog has a distinct advantage over their well-heeled counterparts. For what are all the endowments of heaven before the power of an underdog’s burning desire to scale misty heights, leaving his humble origins far down below! Remember how a...

मोहम्मद कौशेन की लिखी  ‘बदचलन ‘  कहानी को जगरनॉट बुक्स के राइटिंग प्लेटफॉर्म पर पाठकों द्वारा सबसे अधिक सराहा गया है। ...

We always doubt the age-old teachings of the sages whether it is on the matters of health, business or on the way of conducting a dutiful and meaningful life. Today, we bring to you a saying by Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and prove that those teachings are still relevant: Chaitanya Mahaprabhu said: ‘trinad api...

Reading all the entries sent for the kids writing contest was really fun. Short, humorous, simple, sweet, funny – in other words everything that a child would enjoy. However, the winner could only be one. Our judges have chosen Not From Mama’s Tummy by Mallika Ravikumar. Not From Mama’s Tummy by Mallika Ravikumar The...