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January 24, 2015

Debdatta Sahay aka DDS – Record holder for most Book Reviews, Limca Book of Records

Debdatta or DDS as I think of  her read my first novel The Destiny of Shaitan and gave it an amazing review. To an author trying to find her voice she was the proverbial lifeline I clutched at to navigate my way through the shark-infested-waters of fast-ebbing writerly self-confidence. I survived.And […]
January 9, 2015

My choice is that I don’t have to choose

I admire Madonna. From the time she burst on the pop-music scene, she has constantly reinvented herself every decade, always teaming up with the current artist on trend. I am not Madonna. But thanks to technology I too am able to constantly reinvent myself in this lifetime. So it means I […]
December 23, 2014

Time is a fickle mistress

Many years after passing out of university, I find myself back on campus. This time my classmate & investment banker par-excellence, Sanjay Bajaj, interviews me on the birth of Ruby Iyer, my writing process, how to find the work-write balance and why Ruby is so angry? Thank you NMIMS alumni […]
December 2, 2014

How 26/11 changed this life of @RubyIyer

The 26/11 terrorist attack on Bombay and how it changed this life of @RubyIyer
November 26, 2014

The Ruby Iyer Diaires – 26/11 entry

TWELVE The call comes a few hours past twilight. After the sun has descended into the depths of the Arabian Sea, its golden rays setting the curve of the Gateway of India on fire. Sarita has taken Sanjay to the Taj Mahal hotel, for a kiddies’ birthday party. My little […]