Buffy turns 20

Today, once again, I was reminded that my all-time favourite TV show turned 20. Did it make me feel old? Not at all. It made me reminisce. When and why did I start watching Buffy The Vampire Slayer? I did not liked the original movie. I only watched it for Luke Perry whom I loved…

(Pre) Post 21st March

Dear Diary, I keep coming back to you. I keep leaving you behind. I start writing my thoughts down and then I forget to do so. I am being reminded that keeping a diary is a good idea every now and then… But then, life happens and I forget. Anyhow, I am reading Bridget Jones…

Honeymoon by James Patterson – ‘Charity Box’ book

The next book in my ‘Charity Box’ was Honeymoon by James Patterson. Goodreads: How does it feel to be desired by every man and envied by every woman? Wonderful. This is the life Nora Sinclair has dreamed about, the life she’s worked hard for, the life she will never give up. She doesn’t just attract men,…

Cross by James Patterson – ‘Charity Box’ book

 The next book in my ‘Charity Box’ happened to be Cross by James Patterson. Goodreads provide a very good description of the 12th Novel in the Alex Cross series. READ HERE. Alex Cross was a rising star in the Washington, DC, Police Department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife, Maria, in front of…

Short Thoughts: Volume 2 – Pretty Faces

Today we had a staff meeting. I sat there looking around the room, as one does. A thought hit me, literally. When do we stop being fascinated by pretty faces? When do pretty faces stop being important to us? When does the time come for us to move on beyond or even away from pretty…

6 words story challenge

Friends bet Hemingway to write a short story in 6 words. Friends paid up. It is even said that Hemingway considered this story his best work. Can anyone do better?

Buffy-dom is 20 Years old. Somebody else’s perspective

My friend Anna encouraged me to watch Buffy the Vampire Slayer. After my initiation, Anna made sick playlists featuring the bands of The Bronze — the nightclub in Sunnydale, where Buffy took place — and shared the soundtrack to “Once More With Feeling” (the infamous musical episode, for the uninitiated) with me. Yet I don’t…

Books to read in March – LitHub suggestion

Dear Reader, Are you reading? Are you reading my blog? Are you reading a book this month? What book is it? Are you, like me, reading several books at the same time? Well, I can share my reading list with you Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon – I reserve my judgement for now…