#writing, entertainment, Literature, travel

A Book Giveaway

After so many years of hard work (sweat and tears), my book is finally releasing.  Sometimes, it's hard to believe how fast the time flies. It seems like yesterday I wrote down the first draft, and now the book is about to go off into the world. Granted, the end product looks nothing like the… Continue reading A Book Giveaway

#writing, Archaeology, Fiction, Publishing, travel

Progress Update

Last week, I finally received edits from my publisher. The first stage, which happened earlier this fall, involved major revisions/rewrites. The editor made suggestions on where to trim the text and where to expand. Right now, the focus is on the technical part of editing, such as word use, the differences between Canadian and American… Continue reading Progress Update

Literature, Publishing, travel

I Am the Ocean by Samita Sarkar: a Book Review

A recent graduate who is faced with major life decisions decides to go on a bus tour around the United States in hopes of finding the answers. She packs a copy of Bhagavad Gita and a small journal along with a few necessities. Then she takes off on a Greyhound bus and ventures into the… Continue reading I Am the Ocean by Samita Sarkar: a Book Review