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It was last year that I discovered that there is something called A-Z April Challenge. I got pretty excited and began blogging alternate healing therapies from A-Z. Sadly, my mother fell ill and I took off to my hometown. Her passing away on April 14, 2014 brought my Blogging Challenge to a full stop.
This year, with my parents’ blessings (I know Amma-Appa that you are watching me from up there), I am planning to take up the A-Z April Challenge 2015. I am confident that I will complete it as I have already begun planning it a month ago.
|A-Z April Challenge 2015|
India is rich in culture, tradition and mythology. Folk lore prevails in abundance. I would say that India is the land of Vedas; Puranas; Itihasas; Gandharvas; Yakshas; and no less than 33 crore Gods & Goddesses. I am hoping to tap all that rich heritage and come up with mythological short stories based on them. If I run short of characters from Indian mythology, I plan to borrow from other countries as well as from Grimm’s Fairy Tales.
And I plan to visit a minimum of 10 blogs participating in the challenge this year. Hope to meet a lot of bloggers and make new friends around the globe!
Thats brilliant indeed...looking forward to your reads. All the best :)ReplyDelete
Thank you Manish for stopping by my blog and posting a comment :)Delete
Love your theme! And looking forward to read mythological stories from A to Z this April at your space! Cheers!ReplyDelete
Thank you Shilpa. Will you be participating?Delete
I love mythology! :)ReplyDelete
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I look forward to following your posts.ReplyDelete
I am glad to know that Chrys Fey. I hope you like my stories. Thank you for stopping by and posting a comment :)ReplyDelete
Thank you Deborah Weber. Hope you like the stories. Thank you for stopping by and posting a comment :)ReplyDelete
Fascinating theme. Not easy, but I'm sure you're up to the task. Your short story in "Matches Made in Heaven" gave me a good taste. :-)ReplyDelete
Thank you Devika! I am glad you liked LOVE MATCH FOR VELAN. Of course, the ones for this challenge will be short. Hope I am able to do justice to them. :DReplyDelete
Interesting choie for a theme! Looking forward to your posts.ReplyDelete
The Sound Of One Hand Typing
A great theme. Mythology is a treasure trove, u can keep digging in. I started a similar one on characters of Mahabharatha long back but couldnt find enough motivation to take it further!ReplyDelete
Thank you for stopping by John Holton :)ReplyDelete
Thank you Gayathri! A-Z Challenge is the perfect motivation to blog 26 days of April. Have you joined the fray? :DReplyDelete
I love it! I have two epics from India on my A to Z list :) Looking forward to reading your posts!ReplyDelete
Thanks for the visit!
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Thank you Tarkabarka Holgy. I have saved your blog link. Plan to check out your posts regularly :)ReplyDelete
I'm so glad you're giving the challenge another shot this year, Sundari!ReplyDelete
Certain that your parents are smiling down on you! Good luck with the challenge.
All the best Sun! Looking forward to read mythology in your blog!!!ReplyDelete
Wow, I had enjoyed velan's story. Look forward to these.ReplyDelete
I know this would be good as your parents are on your team. All the best.
Thank you so much Corinne! Really looking forward to it :DReplyDelete
Thank you Lak :DReplyDelete
Hope you get to visit every day. Looking forward to your feedback
Thank you Inderpreet. Yeah, they definitely are. And I am glad you liked Velan story. Though these are going to be rather brief ;)ReplyDelete
Glad you are part of this Sundari. And equally looking forward to read your mesmerizing tales..ReplyDelete
Thank you Rubina. Hope my tales live up to all your expectations :)ReplyDelete
I am looking forward to it. It is a theme that i briefly pondered upon last year, but soon gave up and took up something far more simpler when I realized my grip on indian mythology was not as strong as i thought it was.ReplyDelete
I will stop by to read yours.
Thank you so much Jayanthi for stopping by and sharing your thoughts. I hope you like reading my posts. I agree with you that it's not easy. I started preparing from beginning of February and still not fully ready :)ReplyDelete