Tag Archives: books

Of books and their friendship

I have grown up in a family where mother is an ardent reader, while father is just a newspaper reader. Being elder son, I am closer to my mother, and therefore I think that it’s from her that I have … Continue reading

Posted in In a literary embodiment, In a personal embodiment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

New Year Resolutions

People make new year resolutions either on the eve of new year or on the first day of the new year. I wanted to be certain. 20 days into the new year, and I have come up with following resolutions: … Continue reading

Posted in In a personal embodiment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Currently Reading

Being an avid reader, the probability of finding more than two books on my ‘currently reading’ shelf, at any given point of time of year, is always one. Currently, I am reading four titles in parallel. This urge to read titles … Continue reading

Posted in In a literary embodiment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mother English

English is not my first language. She is not the language in which I talk to my parents, friends and relatives. She is not even my second language. English is my third language to say it colloquially. Punjabi is my … Continue reading

Posted in In a personal embodiment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments