Book Talk: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

This book is not what you would think it is. It’s fabulous, disturbing at times, and profoundly moving.


This novel is captivating from the get-go. After reading the title, you will immediately think of Elizabeth Taylor, but it’s not what you would think. The character of Evelyn Hugo is so beautifully created, fractured, flawed, yet profoundly wise. The author, Taylor Jenkins Reid has done a beautiful job at creating this character. 

 

[Reading Time: 5 minutes]

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Financial stress and how I deal with it

Financial stress can be overwhelming at times leaving you feeling paralyzed. The key is to know what triggers the stress and over a period you will be able to design an action plan specific to you that helps you manage the stress.

So, today I thought I would share with you how I deal with financial stress.

 

[Reading Time: 7 minutes]

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5 Ways to Overcome Loneliness while Working from Home

When I left my day job and moved to a new city in a new country, I was so thrilled about working from home. As my own boss, I could work on the things I liked as per my convenience. As an introvert, I feel that I easily get tired of socializing. I feel refreshed when I am alone and enjoy being alone. But within short months of working from home, I realized how isolating and lonely it could get. I realize that even introverts need social interaction maybe not as much as an extrovert, but it is important to feel mentally sane.

 

[Reading Time: 8 minutes]

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5 ways you can help your favorite author

It’s only now that I am in the writing and publishing sphere that I understand the importance of supporting authors. For a change, I was not asked for a free copy of my book. Instead, this absolute stranger asked how she could help me. So far I was only asked about getting free copies of my book, so I have a solid answer ready. But when asked how she could help me, that took me by surprise. I didn’t know what to say so I just fumbled a meek response that maybe she could buy my book and review it. Whether she buys my books or not this sure got me thinking how important it is that we support the authors whose books give us company on many occasions.

 

[Reading Time: 7 minutes]

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