Category Archives: Plug

The newspaper in the digital age

If you are a journalist like me, you might find this interesting. It’s quite long, though. So grab a cup of coffee first.

Very short stories (stories?!)

There’s, believe it or not, a cool, new way to write short stories. Have a look.

Quote of the day

“The technique is at the service of the story and the most difficult thing to do is to tell a story simply, and by this, I don’t mean a simple story. Telling a very complex idea of the subject in a manner that everyone can understand it so that I can engage all types of people – the masses, the intellectuals, the critics, – everyone can understand the subject this film.”

Majid Majidi, Oscar-nominated director of Children of Heaven.

Read the published story here or the complete version here.

Worst movie titles ever

There’s a list of the worse movie titles ever at MSN Movies.  Have a look. One thing though, I thought Octopussy was a pretty good movie title. 🙂

Norman Mailer dead at 84

Norman Mailer is dead. I hope you got to know that without me telling you about it. But most probably you may not have listened to this interview done by NPR. Wished we had an NPR equivalent in India. It’s unfortunate that we don’t even have one on radio.

Asal Thamizh Penn

In recent days, I have begun to adore this blog.

Azhagiya Thamizh Magan: A review

Here’s the review. Do let me know what you think.

Kannamoochi Enada: A review

The review of the movie Kannamoochi Enada is here. Comments are welcome.