For the #MyBrag initiative

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Because you need a list you can come back to, to gaze upon, to find courage in, to inspire you after a setback.

And I figured my first self-published piece should be one that will inspire me and I will have full control over.

But first, a pep talk

Dear Nika,

You are a hard…

And a step by step process on how you can transform your own life by adopting minimalism

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“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.” -Will Rogers, 1879

My journey into the trend of minimalism started on an entirely different note. 2020 had been a very complicated year for me. It was not at all…

A review of a book about book reviews

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Disclaimer: I received a review copy of this book from Simon&Schuster India. However, all opinions expressed are my own.

How do you write a book review about a book that is essentially a collection of book reviews that the author has written over years?

Do you comment on his choice…

Ann Patchett’s essay collection ‘These Precious Days’ will blow your mind

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Disclaimer: I received a review copy of this book from Bloomsbury India. However, all opinions expressed are my own.

One of the best books I read in December, or rather, in 2021, was Ann Patchett’s latest — These Precious Days.

I had first come across the author’s work in The…

Nayanika Saikia

5x Top writer I Writing on books, personal essays, love, and relationships. https://nayanikasaikia.medium.com/my-links-6a9876d06b3b

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