What are you reading today?

"If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking." - Haruki Murakami Out of the total books being released in a year, a bibliophile may only be able to see 10% of the books and that's because of the great power of social media … Continue reading What are you reading today?

How I sold 500 copies within 20 days through Amazon.in

With more than 20,000 publishers and 19,000 titles being released every year (with growth of 30% per year), if you think your book can even get noticed by the readers without appropriate publicity, then it means you are waiting for a miracle to happen (and that's never going to happen). In India, roughly, more than … Continue reading How I sold 500 copies within 20 days through Amazon.in

What not to ask an Author, ever!

Being in writing profession for last 5 years, I have encountered (and learned) many things that we should never ask an author. Authors are basically very generous kind of a 'breed'. They will never ignore your message if it somehow relates to their books as we, the authors, are very much kind of an attention … Continue reading What not to ask an Author, ever!

Your next ‘big thing’ is in that Shit!

Research says that creative people are lazy. Research says that people with creative minds, gets bored pretty easily. Research says blah and blah! If you want to prove your points, just add in the beginning of the sentence that 'research says' and people will believe you. You are a writer but whenever you sit in … Continue reading Your next ‘big thing’ is in that Shit!