Regaining Paradise: When every day is Children’s Day

While childhood implies simplicity and innocence, nothing about children is easy. Not bringing them up, not teaching them, entertaining them nor writing for them. Certainly not writing for them. As a mother to a 3-year-old, I see that only one in every 10 books can hold my son’s attention from cover to cover. When I […]

The Book Mark

Books and the habit of reading have always been close to my heart. My childhood is about vivid memories of trips to the neighbourhood libraries, bookstores (one would have to wait for special occasions to be bought new books!) and stocking one’s loot in the bookshelf. My mother often recalls how I would bring a […]