ICYMI: What Drives me to write

I recently participated in a blog series hosted by Fadwa (Twitter: @wordwoonders) and Adiba (Twitter: @adiba_j). The topic I chose was ‘What Drives me to write”. We all write at at one time or another and for many different reasons. Some write to express their feelings, some write to pass their time. Writing is a […]

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Promo: Fictional Letters

Hey all! Ever wanted to be part of a story? Do check out Fiction Letters! They developed a fun new way to read fiction: serialized stories sent as physical letters through the mail.  Each series contains eight letters, sent one per week over two months. They also ship within US only. You can also use […]

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7 Tips to Deal with Office Politics

Every workplace strives to create their own culture, most end up having two. One, what they are working to achieve. Two, what they actually end up having. Office culture is often developed by the organizational hierarchical structure and the people in it. Office politics on the other hand, is the intangible ‘asset’ of that organization. […]

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Promo: Literary Book Gifts

Hey all! As a reader I’m a huge fan of bookish gifts whether it’s mugs, totes or shirts! Do check out LiteraryBookGifts! They are a new startup and make unique designs of classics, including works by Jane Austen, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Edgar Allan Poe, on shirts, totes and backpacks! They also ship internationally.   You can […]

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Another Step to Sustainability

Starbucks announced on July 9th, that they will be eliminating plastic straws in all their stores globally by 2020, and replacing them by alternative-recyclable solutions. This commitment has gained widespread media headlines and comments. Personally, when I shared this news within my circle, the first of many comments were “what? that green straw!” This statement […]

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