On Father’s day- 9 inspiring life lessons from “book dads”

When I was a li'l girl, I used to go to an all-girls' school. We had a teacher in English class with a feminist streak, which was kinda a big deal if you take into account I'm talking about the early 90s and a mofussil of India. She one day quoted someone ( I forgot the … Continue reading On Father’s day- 9 inspiring life lessons from “book dads”

5 ‘women-centric’ terms I’m obsessing over, right now

Do you know something exciting happening in Twitter right now? Women are describing themselves as the feminine gender is depicted by male authors. It sparked off by YA author Gwen Katz and snowballed into something bigger, brilliant and funniest ‘thing’ I’ve read in months.   It triggered me to discuss words/idioms that popularly describe (read: … Continue reading 5 ‘women-centric’ terms I’m obsessing over, right now

Book Review:Where’d You Go Bernadette

  Genre: Fiction, Humour, Chick Lit, Mystery Author: Maria Semple Rating: 2*5 / 5 Goodreads Summary: Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a best friend and, … Continue reading Book Review:Where’d You Go Bernadette