The Queen of Jasmine Country by Sharanya Manivannan – Thoughts

Ninth century. In Puduvai, a small town in what we now know as Tamil Nadu, young Kodhai is taught to read and to write by her adoptive father, a garland-weaving poet. As she discovers the power of words, she also realizes that the undying longing for a great love that she has been nursing withinContinue reading “The Queen of Jasmine Country by Sharanya Manivannan – Thoughts”

Reading Wrap Up – May 2019

I am trying to come to terms with the loss of a loved one, and so I might not be writing my life diary series for some time. You might notice a change in the tone of my posts, maybe they will sound more sombre, serious or plain boring. So its alright if you skipContinue reading “Reading Wrap Up – May 2019”