Greetings! I'm very excited to announce that my next book, The Edge of Mortality, is now accepting pre orders on Inkshares. Inkshares is a crowd funding platform that allows me to pitch my book to hundreds of potential readers, who may pledge support for a particular project if they like what they see. Read more… Continue reading The Edge of Mortality – now accepting pre orders!
Author's note I'm too young to write a memoir. But I have an awesome story to tell. You see, almost nine months back, I left my home back in the warm climes of Western India and moved thousands of miles away to the United States, and as a result experiencing the joys of leading a… Continue reading Diaries from Suburbia (Author’s note)
I’ll let you in on a little secret. There is no spoon. *dodges bullets* For folks who did not get the obscure Matrix reference, don’t fret. For those who did, *high five*. As human beings, all of us have stories to tell. Stories are born when our inherent creativity meets a general happening that we… Continue reading Writing that perfect beginning
After weeks of weighing the pros and cons, I've finally decided to separate out my social media avenues in a quest to better promote and manage my work - as an author and publisher - in the new year. As a start to this process, I have acquired a new twitter handle - @authormihirk, and… Continue reading New twitter handle: @authormihirk
I'm offering a holiday discount for the Kindle version up until the end of the year, making At First Sight available for $0.99 (that is the minimum price Amazon requires me to set, else I would have made it available for free). Amazon works in mysterious ways; the price is fluid based on demand, so… Continue reading Holiday discount: Kindle editions of “At First Sight” at $0.99 or less!
Here are a few excerpts from my recently concluded interview with Smashwords. Read the full interview here. What is your writing process? I don't follow a rigid writing process, especially since I prefer to write on an ad hoc basis whenever inspiration strikes. I start with a main character, and add characters as and when… Continue reading Know your author – Interview with Smashwords
At First Sight has received a 4-star review from a fellow author! Madhuri Varma, published author of 1 Love, 2 Religions: A Romantic Dilemma, has so graciously published her review of At First Sight. She has been extremely kind to take the time and provide an in-depth critique of the book, which she also shared… Continue reading At First Sight – 4-star review!
At First Sight launched across several popular eBook retailers today. Here's your chance to get your digital copy at a great price of $1.50. Choose one of the links below to buy from your favorite retailer! Many more will be added shortly. Watch this space!
Work on The Edge Of Mortality (TEOM) is on in full swing. 4 chapters are complete and another one is in progress. I decided to take a bit of a break with writing this weekend and worked on a brand new new cover design for TEOM. I brought in certain ideas central to the book,… Continue reading The Edge of Mortality – Latest Cover
It feels like just yesterday that I was scrambling around putting the finishing touches on "At First Sight", my maiden book project, in time for it's big worldwide launch on February 1, 2014. It has been slightly more than a month since that day, and I'm really proud of the way it has fared internationally… Continue reading One month down, still going strong!