The roller coaster years: My first article in print was for an educational newspaper published by Pathway Publications.
My short story, “Luscious Aspirations,” has been published in the anthology, Blank Space, which comprises of 100 short stories by 100 different writers.
Another short story by me, “Beyond Eternity,” has been published in the anthology, A Little Chorus of Love, by ALCHOL, featuring 25 different writers.
My travel blog posts have been featured in ‘Musafir,’ a coffee table book that was launched by Nirvana foundation, Mumbai.
Musings from Munnar was a featured post on IndiBlogger. Check it out on https://www.indiblogger.in/post/musings-from-munnar
Ma and her bag of tricks – yet again! An award-winning post that I had written for #MyRoleModel activity by Gillette India in association with http://www.blogadda.com.
Liebster Award: I was nominated for a bloggers award, by not one, but quite a few fellow bloggers as a token of their appreciation for what I write. One of the first ones is the Liebster award, which I received from my dear blogger friend Stephanie Bird.
The Making of Siege Saga: This post was in reflection of the ‘Game Of Blogs’ activity at BlogAdda.com in which I was a part of a creative team of bloggers who wrote a series of posts to form a novella.
The alphabetic mood swings: A post which reflects on my successful completion of three blogging challenges I had taken up simultaneously in April 2014, the ‘A to Z Blog Challenge,’ The ‘Ultimate Blog Challenge,’ and the ‘NaBloPoMo’ BlogHer activity. Not to mention retaking the ‘Ultimate Blog Challenge’ and ‘NaBloPoMo’ yet again in July 2014.
BOOK/ PRODUCT REVIEWS
How I lost my weight and not my mind! A book review of the famous nutritionist (the woman behind, the Indian actress, Kareena Kapoor’s size 0 fame) Rujuta Diwekar’s book ‘Don’t lose your mind. Lose your weight.’
Silver coated freshness: Product review for Baba Elaichi, mouth freshener.
A villa by the hills: A post reviewing a vacation villa project, as a part of the #DiscoverGreen activity hosted by E&G reality, in association with So-Saree.
A plate full of compassion: A post written with the promise of having the opportunity to feed a needy child for one whole year in lieu for writing the post as a part of the #BlogToFeedAChild initiative with Akshaya Patra and BlogAdda.
Your New year Resolution should be nothing but TRAVEL: A sponsored post on the blog in collaboration with GoPaisa.com
i made flowers for thee: A guest post written for my blog by a dear artist friend, Zaida Jacob, who writes amazingly well but sadly is not a blogger herself.
My new found friend: A guest post on my blog, by a dear blogger friend Elly Stornebrink.
No, I do NOT speak Indian: A guest post I wrote for Elly Stornebrink’s Blog.
ARTICLES ON WEBSITES
Nightlife precautions for women – better safe than sorry and 10 lessons for 2015: These posts were featured on AdviceAdda.com, India’s First online advice portal for youth & teenagers.
Pros and Cons of Working from Home, Wings of Future, A Happy ewomen’s Day, Advancing Women’s Empowerment at Work and Home in Technology Sector: These posts were written for: http://ewomen.co – an online job portal for women.
Vinodini is a design professional and a creative specialist. She has worked in the retail sector as a visual merchandiser and a fashion stylist for various well-known brands. She is a published author. She writes on various topics of her interest. This blog is an amalgamation of her thoughts, experiences, pieces of fiction and poetry woven in her mind which find themselves translated into narrations here.
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