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The Aroma of Pine

Excerpted from A Journey For Our Times, the autobiography of Harrison E. Salisbury, © 1983:

In the bay window where the Christmas tree stood, stiff lace curtains hung. 287 more words

Books And Literature

You're only a book away from a good mood.

I find myself wondering, ” What turns me into bookworms, returning to words of book again?”

That ‘thing’ which makes me feel sensitive towards books is absolutely a great mystery. 216 more words


Something different!

I have used the Saturday Post, for quite a while now, to simply share music that I really like. Whereas a large proportion of  my music loves are from the popular music genres, I do have a significant number of classical pieces. 263 more words


Mistress of the Throne

The book is disappointingly just an okay read ..could have had more depth.

The author is Ruchir Gupta and this book is a part of ‘The Mughal intrigues’ series. 62 more words


Meena Kumari

Good read 

I think Vinod Mehta wrote this years ago ..turned out to be a good book for me.
I have always been fascinated by Meena Kumari’s life and this book did keep its promise of telling more about her. 33 more words


Yayati: A Classic Tale of Lust

Yayati is considered a classic from author V.S.Khandekar, the book was originally written in marathi. It has pure mythological elements and  a very lucid story-telling. 58 more words