Category Archives: Notes on Blogging

Umberto Eco (Naturally, a Manuscript)

“… he must, must write a sequel,” wrote Pradeep Sebastian about Umberto Eco and The Name of the Rose. Now, alas, he never will. My own enthusiasm for Eco’s work has cooled over the years, yet I couldn’t have been more excited … Continue reading

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Notes on Literature, Writing, and Blogging: The Principle of Choices

I have been finding it increasingly hard to put words on paper owing to the recurrent, frustrating realisation that they convey nothing more than the rambling thoughts of a distracted mind with absolutely no unifying principle whatsoever. Consequently, a significant amount of my time and effort has … Continue reading

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Notes on Literature, Movies, Writing, and Blogging: The Romance of Unfinished Blog Posts and Suchlike Paraphernalia

The time is just ripe to abandon all semblances of modesty and humility and talk about a subject that has, over the almost two years that I’ve been blogging and the cumulative half a year I’ve been down with—what I … Continue reading

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Notes on Blogging: The Remembrance of a Past Blog

I decided to abandon my first blog Naturally, a Manuscript, because I couldn’t consistently stick to and crystallise the vision I had for it. That does not, however, mean I’m not fond of it. Therefore I’ve decided not to move, what in my … Continue reading

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