Posts Tagged ‘aspiring writer’

In the literary world, you’re spoilt for choice. Whatever your taste, more often than not, when you walk into a bookshop, you’ll find it. In the process of doing so, you gravitate towards a particular category- for example, fiction or non-fiction, travel writing, self-help, and so on. This is where the concept of...

It was an awesome time reading all the entries of the ‘May the Force Be With You’ writing contest, and choosing is always hard, as talent is everywhere!  But 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....

On Saturday 11 August, Juggernaut hosted a first of its kind writing workshop in its office- a speed writing workshop in which aspiring writers received live feedback from the other writers present, and from the Juggernaut writing platform editor! But how exactly does a speed writing workshop work? Writers who wanted...

It was an awesome time reading all the entries of the ‘Think Like a Queen’ writing contest, and choosing is always hard, as talent is everywhere!  But 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...

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

Imagine you’re reading a book set in India in 2017, and you arrive at this passage. Dad was looking at his phone, chuckling at one of those American chat show hosts lambasting President Trump. This was the right time. “Dad,” I said. He looked up. “I want some money … for, um, notebooks,” I said. He...

There is a buzz in the fiction writer’s community as the National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is upon us. Every year in November, many aspiring writers take the challenge of completing a minimum 50,000 word first draft of their novel in one month. This challenge has produced success stories like Water for...

Ajay K. Pandey grew up in the NTPC township of Rihand Nagar with big dreams. He grew up with a dream of becoming a teacher, but destiny landed him in the field of IT. Travelling, trekking and reading novels are his hobbies. You are the Best Wife is his debut book based on his life events and lessons. [Read: How I Sold...

Sumana Khan was born and raised in Bangalore and pursued a career in IT for a little over a decade. She currently lives in the UK where she’s pursuing her PhD in Psychology. The Revenge of Kaivalya was her debut novel, a supernatural thriller. In 2015, Sumana self-published Encounters, a collection of paranormal...