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    9 Ideal Writer's Cafe and Spots in Chennai

    9 Ideal Writer’s Cafe and Spots in Chennai

    We hope you loved reading our previous blog “9 Cafés and Spots in Bangalore Ideal for a Writer.” We are back with more ideal writer’s cafe and spots in Chennai.The Chennai literature scene does not need any introduction. From the famous Hindu Lit Fest to the incredible Chennai Book Fair, Chennai is known for being ...
    Why is it important for authors to take a retreat?

    Why is it important for authors to take a retreat? 1

    Being a writer in the current generation is quite stress-free and straightforward. From editing to distributing your books, you can leave all the worries to your book publisher, just sit back and write your heart out.  However, that being said, the art of writing itself is not exactly an easy job. A writer has to ...

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    How Writing Challenges Will Help Authors

    How Writing Challenges Will Help Authors 1

    Being a writer can have its perks; you write without restrictions, you earn plenty provided your book sells well and, there’s a chance that your book is adapted into a movie. But, like most other professions, writing comes with its set of challenges, which are arguably the hardest to overcome. Ultimately, the challenges you face ...

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    11 New Year Resolutions for Writers

    11 New Year Resolutions for Writers

    It is such a disheartening situation for writers when they find themselves dragging theirfeet across the floor, slumping on a chair and ultimately finding it impossible to put pen to paper. But there’s no reason to wallow in this situation. The New Year brings promise to many—a chance to start fresh and the motivation bubbling ...

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    9 Cafes and Spots in Bangalore Ideal for a Writer

    9 Cafes and Spots in Bangalore Ideal for a Writer

    We hope you loved reading our previous blog on “9 Cafes and Spots in Mumbai Ideal for a Writer.” Yes, just like our city-wise book clubs series, we are going to bring to you city-wise list of cafes and spots that will be ideal for writers. No matter whether you are going to write or ...

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    9 Cafes and Spots in Mumbai Ideal for a Writer

    9 Cafes and Spots in Mumbai Ideal for a Writer

        Writing is an art. Even if you are a professional writer or author, who writes 5000 words on an average per day, writing is still an art and not just a job. And like any art, the mood, the ambience, and the mindset help people in giving their best when it comes to ...

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    How to Turn Your Poetry Collection into a Book

    How to Turn Your Poetry Collection into a Book

    You’re a poet and you know it, but do you have the ambition to let everyone else know too? If so, the best way to bring about awareness for your collection of poems is to turn them into a book. Every aspiring author knows that earning reputation means being known as someone who published a ...

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    Editing Tips for Writers

    Editing Tips for Writers

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    Chanakya Radhakrishnan’s Secrets to Prolific Book Writing

    The transcript: [Music] Kiruba: Hi there! If you’re here, there’s a good chance that you’re interested in becoming an author or you’re already one. Good choice because this is one of the very few dedicated podcast shows that is meant for aspiring authors. This is where you can learn from bestselling global authors on how they ...
    7 Fictional Places we wish were real

    7 Fictional Places we wish were real

    We, the bibliophiles, are quirky and passionate. We fall in love with fictional characters, have book hangovers, get offended when people confuse between your and you’re, hate it when our parents complain that we are splurging on books, have arguments with movie buffs, love visiting libraries and what not?One of the other quirky things that ...

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    A definitive guide to writing and publishing an anthology

    A definitive guide to writing and publishing an anthology

    An anthology is a collection of selected writings by various authors, and usually, the several stories or writings are in the same literary form, of the same period, or on the same theme. Alternatively, it can also be a collection of selected writings by one author. These days, anthologies are very much in trend. For ...
    A Definitive Guide to Writing a Great Book Blurb

    A Definitive Guide to Writing a Great Book Blurb

    Conventionally, a blurb is a short promotional piece that accompanies a creative work. In other words, a blurb introduces an artistic work, like a story, an article, or a book. A blurb on a book is one of the most essential parts of your book. Some people call it the book blurb; some call it ...

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    Common grammar mistakes that can annoy every Grammar Nazi

    Common grammar mistakes that can annoy every Grammar Nazi

    English can be a tricky language. You might be using the language every day or even be extremely fluent in it. Some words and phrases may sound right in your head, but when you actually write it, it might be wrong. There a few common errors that people make frequently. We have compiled a list of common grammar ...

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    How to convert your blog into a book

    How to convert your blog into a book

    These days, many bloggers are showing interest in turning their blog posts into a novel or book. While the idea may sound unconventional to some people, it can be quite lucrative. Blogging is one of the greatest ways to connect with people. As an author, to expand your reach, having a blog works wonders. Furthermore, ...

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    Seven books to read to become a great writer

    Seven books to read to become a great writer

    These days, there are a plenty of online tools that make writing an easy job. From grammar correction to plagiarism detection, everything is just a click away. However, is writing that easy? If you are in the literary field, you will know that the answer to the above question is NO. These tools do aid ...

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    Great Books Written About Women by Women

    Great Books Written About Women by Women

    Vanquishing conventional stereotypes, women in today’s world have made deep impressions in all areas of study, play and research. Women’s literature has always been a genre near and dear to the hearts of many. Numerous powerful female centric classics have had women authors who have written with such vigor and passion that their tales feel ...
    11 Iconic Libraries In India That Will Leave You Spellbound

    11 Iconic Libraries In India That Will Leave You Spellbound

    Libraries are beautiful. Apart from the knowledge and exposure they offer, the mere architecture of these structures are majestic; therefore, to bookaholics, libraries are a place of worship or even heaven. As if just being amidst thousands of books isn’t enough, libraries double our joy by their silence, altruistic environment and awe-inspiring architecture. India, known ...

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    Evolution Of Writing Tools

    Evolution Of Writing Tools

    We spend a good deal of time procrastinating by deliberating over whether to use a felt-tip pen to take down notes, or our ipad. These modern-day writing facilities make it hard for us to even imagine what it would have been like to write on the cave walls or rocks like humans did centuries ago. ...
    9 Iconic Book Covers That Inspired A Generation

    9 Iconic Book Covers That Inspired A Generation

    “Never judge a book by its cover.” This is a well known and often preached about proverb. While we may or may not follow this for deeper aspects, most of us are guilty of judging a book by its cover when we see it for the first time.When at a bookstore, most of us consciously ...

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    How to Write Scintillating Dialogues

    How to Write Scintillating Dialogues

    “And what is the use of a book,” thought Alice, “without pictures or conversation?” –Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland When browsing through books, readers often try to see how much dialogue is present in it. If there is not much to the eye, they put down the book and move to the next. As an ...