Desi Modern Love!

Modern Love is a popular section of the New York Times. It features deeply personal essays about relationships. The essays are emotionally honest and the story is told in a compelling way. One of our favorites, written by an Indian writer, is titled How a Bird Feeder Revived My Marriage.

We are sure there are many more Desi Modern Love stories out there — stories that are shaped as much by the people that give and receive love (or not) as they are by the situations, opportunities, and challenges against which they play out.

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to read and tell such stories?

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What is a Spiritual Memoir?

Over the years I have tried a range of writing practices. I had a blog and a gratitude journal, wrote “morning pages” and gave free-writing a go. Although each one has its pluses and minuses, writing a spiritual memoir is completely different.

It does not impose the discipline of focusing only on the positive and upbeat. Sometimes one needs to write in order to process a negative experience. Continue reading “What is a Spiritual Memoir?”

How to submit a review on Amazon

It is very easy to submit a review on Amazon.

Get ready to submit the review by considering these questions:

  1. How many stars (1 to 5, 5 being best) would you like to give the book?
  2. What is the title of your review? For example, “Pleasure to read!”
  3. The review itself. Describe what you thought of the book. Write about how it made you feel and why.

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