Two winners announced this morning for my Instagram free giveaway contest. The two lucky winners would get an ebook copy of my book Heir to Malla and a $10 Amazon gift certificate. Check out my instagram post for more details.
Many writers come from backgrounds you typically expect: English majors, journalists, English teachers, history, or literature students. Then some writers like me have no background in literature or writing except for a deep love of books. A few years ago, I along with thousands of others, waited for the next book in the “A SongContinue reading “My writing journey”
Love vs Duty is a premise I explored in Book 1. This is a topic relevant in current times as well. It manifests itself as Self vs Society. Take the current pandemic and mask-wearing as an example. Wearing a mask might be good for the community, while the individual self might protest the inconvenience orContinue reading “Land of Magadha – Love vs Duty”
I use two first-person point of view characters in this book. Their storylines do not happen chronologically. The astute reader would find hints in the chapters to establish a timeline and sequence of events. This allowed me to have a little fun revealing things to the readers that my character is in the dark about.Continue reading “Heir to Malla – POV Chronology”
When I started writing the book, I aspired to craft a strong female protagonist, while staying true to the medieval settings. Princess Meera wields no sword or magic. Her strength is still very palpable. She has influential role models to learn from, her grandmother, and her stepmother. These older women have very different traits andContinue reading “Heir To Malla – Meera”