Vani Kaushal

Journalist, Columnist, Novelist, Art Curator

Vani is a former business journalist turned fiction writer. As a child she loved listening to stories, until she grew up and started writing her own. Her first book, ‘The Recession Groom’ is coming out soon and she currently spends her time reading and working on her second novel. She can be contacted at vaniauthor@gmail.com. <br> Links: <br> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Vani.Author" rel="nofollow">Facebook</a>: https://www.facebook.com/Vani.Author <br> <a href="https://www.goodreads.com/goodreadscomVani" rel="nofollow">Goodreads</a>
My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My Mistakes (#6

My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My Mistakes (#6 Mistake)

If you happen to come into contact with the right person to pitch to on social media, you might try introducing your idea to see what response you get. This will mean putting a lot of thought into crafting a short pitch or hook, and remaining considerate of how the recipient would like to learn more.
18/04/2015 8:07 AM IST
My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My Mistakes (#3

My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My Mistakes (#3 Mistake)

Writers aren't born with extra creativity; they just use their creative impulses well. Some authors like Danielle Steel get so good at it, they are able to churn out multiple novels in one year. Problem is, you don't know when that million dollar idea will come to you. People get their ideas doing all sorts of day-to-day things.
27/01/2015 8:26 AM IST
My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My

My Writing Journey: 101 Lessons I Learnt From My Mistakes

Early on in my writing days, I posted a sample chapter from my book, The Recession Groom on www.youwriteon.com, a website that promotes budding writers. Excited, I opened my inbox to check my first review and was shocked to read this comment: 'you are a gifted writer but remember, don't write the way you speak.'
17/12/2014 8:19 AM IST