The Forty Rules of Love – Elif Shafak

‘Not so good, not so bad’ “Every true love and friendship is a story of unexpected transformation. If we are the same person before and after we loved, that means we have not loved enough. ” – Elif Shafak , The Forty Rules of Love The Forty Rules of Love is written by Elif Shafak, a French-born Turkish writer….

Unplugged

Sometimes, we all need a break from these little glowing boxes. How do you know when it’s time to unplug? What do you do to make it happen? I read Reading makes me happy George Martin has said, “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.” When you read, you know that feeling. When you…

Letters to Milena – Franz Kafka

This is one of a kind book I have read. And I enjoyed it literally. Kafka’s language was painful and also beautiful at the same time. But at some point, the book felt boring because of one-sided letters. I have never before encountered writing most amazing, touching, beautifully crafted one-sided missives of love, longing and…

Beyond my world via Human Library

My weekends were getting boring few months back, so I used to search book clubs or events related to books on social media. When I came to know about Human Library, the word itself fascinated me to search more about it. I researched everything about Human Library Concept and thus decided to bring one in…

Mrs funnybones – Twinkle Khanna

I was dying to read this book because of good reviews but was lazy enough to go to the store or to order it online. So while travelling when I was getting bored and waiting for my flight at Kochi airport I decided to get this one from a book store. I started with a…

Eat, Pray, Love – Elizabeth Gilbert

“You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love …

Norwegian Wood – Haruki Murakami

“Toru: What happens when people open their hearts? Reiko: They get better.” A depressingly beautiful novel I have read so far. I read it while travelling in train, bus, cab with so much interest that my fellow passengers had to tell me about my stations. A story of love and loss from the perspective of…

Final Goodbye

Won’t you wait? Won’t you stay? until sunset, before we turn out the lights and close our eyes. I want to lay here with you till you say Final goodbye. I want to have one last dream tonight. I want to have one last kiss tonight. Won’t you wait? Won’t you stay?

Enemy of imagination !

You start to feel panic when it becomes intolerable. You don’t get over someone until you find someone or something better. As humans, we try to fill words with objects and ideas that outlive us. we don’t deal well with emptiness. Any empty space must be filled Immediately. we distract ourselves when we can’t find a deep…

Human Library

“How are we to understand each other, if we do not have the opportunity to talk to each other?” – Ronni AbergelInventor of the Human Library It is said that everyone has their own story, but unless you open the book and start reading you never actually know what the story is. Keeping in this mind,…

​1000 thoughts under the blanket!! 

“Hold on Darling, you must stay calm” I am mad about him in a way that makes me appear idiotic in my own eyes, which are filled with hope and desire. when I stare into his eyes, I feel like somewhere inside, I can find the key to his heart. when I am with him,…

who’s living in your zip code ?

Have you ever felt that bond after reading a book that you wish to revisit that book again and again for an escape from everyday life?? When you fall in love with a book, do you fall for beautiful words or do you fall for that amazing writer? Have you felt your conscience falling in…