Leaving on a jet plane Dear Diary, Constancy has a sadistic way of changing, constantly. Life changing things happen to all sorts of people, all the time. Things that made me not want to get out of bed, things that kept me from going to bed in the first place. Don't think for a minute… Continue reading Diaries from Suburbia (Chapter 1)
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 was digging through some of my old pieces and came across an idea that I'd shelved for a while. I spent some time today cleaning up the old piece and wrote up a sample chapter based on the idea I had, a book loosely titled 'Clean Slate'. I'm sharing it here, would appreciate feedback.… Continue reading Clean Slate: A work in progress
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!
Hello all! It feels great to be back at the keyboard after all this while. To everyone who was wondering where I'd been off hibernating, I want to let you know that I've moved many miles across the globe, and am now well settled in a small suburb of Columbus, Ohio. For the first time… Continue reading Checking in!
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!