hear ye

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Just went through the proofs of the Unwaba Revelations. And saw the pencil draft of the cover. It looks like we’re on course for December. Will update when I know more, of course. It’s always such a delight to see how the book will look. Sometimes I really love what I do.

Hello again

Welcome to the new site. I’m still moving in, but do sit somewhere and make yourself useful if you feel like it.

The Unwaba Revelations

Finished the book, or at least the first version of it. It’s supposed to arrive in December.

Hear ye, Delhizens all

quoth supreing-being-manifestation and all-round-star Shakti Bhatt: Toto Funds the Arts, Delhi Chapter, invites entries for its flash fiction contest. The winner will get a cash prize of Rs. 3000 and two runners-up will be awarded Rs. 1000 each. A public event will be organized for the winners to read their stories along with an established … Continue reading

Judge rules

Am on the jury for the Oxford e-author contest. And the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival Flash Fiction contest. Do write. I don’t think they’ll give me a big placard with ‘JUDGE’ written on it as they did for the HT City fest (I got to tell Leila Seth that evening, with great glee, that I … Continue reading

Chaos Theory

is the tentative name of the edit-page column I’m starting for the Hindustan Times soon. Sent off the first piece today, it should be out sometime. Fortnightly in Bombay, and monthly in Delhi. Hope you like.

The hermit crab routine

is not working. But much fun is being had. Off to Gurgaon in a bit for sister’s birthday party. If you know her, wish her quick.

One little duck went out to play

The Duck of Destiny turns one today. I suppose I should say something profound. Hmm. Nope. Sorry. Try these links instead. Why a Duck? Am I a duck?

Didn’t know this

Come 2008, Sandman will be back, Gaiman promises, hand on heart

Shubho Bijoya

To all of you, your families, pets, friends, imaginary friends and internet service providers

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October 2020