I would like to thank Dixitmrityunjay from September heart-to-hearts
for nominating me for this award. I admire how nuanced his work is and how I have enjoyed reading and commenting on it often. He certainly deserves this award and was very kind to have nominated me.
Here are the rules for this award !!
- Thank the blogger who nominated you, and provide a link to their blog
- Answer the 11 questions given to you
- Nominate 11 other bloggers
- Ask your nominees 11 questions
- Notify your nominees once you have uploaded your post
Answers to Questions asked by Dixitmrityunjay
Is blogging your profession or just a hobby if yes then would you mind making it as a source of income in future?
It is a hobby, I don’t think it is something possible seeing how many enormously talented work is shared here but not necessarily published. Also since the libraries are closed its my source of reading.
Name your favorite genres of music and your favorite song in each genre.
Classical: Masquerade Waltz by Aram Khachaturian
Instrumental: Incredible Bongo Band
International : too many to list, anything that sounds good to me whatever the language
Golden Hits: “I Want To Know What Love is”- Foreigner
How do you attract new readers? Describe the methods you’ve used and their impact on site traffic?
I don’t really know how to do this, the most I’ve done is comment and like their posts and they return the favour at times.
Do you have any pet peeves?
Dishonesty, Spreading rumours, lack of accountability
Which two posts from my blog do you like the most and why?
Sunset, shadow of the day, ( I love poems about nature and sunsets are the best) Haiku # 21 (Really nothing sums up happiness more than the simple pleasures that not all are blessed with).
What piece of writing are you the most proud of?
I’m proud of the poem I wrote for my very good friend’s wedding. I was so happy they asked me to read it at the reception.
What’s an irrational fear you have?
I’m afraid of spiders.
What is your favorite color?
If it’s not obvious: Blue…indigo,royal blue, sky blue, periwinkle, electric blue,
Name your favorite artists and your favorite artworks.
Vincent Van Gogh, Renoir, Georgia O’Keefe’s flowers. I’m a huge fan of landscape art, floral art, and mosaics and motif art.
If for a day you get some super powers then which super power would it be?
Go back in time. I would change decisions I made.
Presently, what brings you the most joy in life?
Enjoying time chilling with my family. Trying new recipes. Staying in touch with my friends.
My Nominees are as follows:
- Ramarathnam R
- In Mind and Out
- Lignum Draco
- Penumbra Haiku
My Questions for the Nominees:
- If you could travel to a destination you have never been before, what would it be?
- What is one dish you love to eat but can’t be bothered to cook?
- What is your favourite/often used phrase?
- Who was your favourite teacher and why?
- Share a scenic photo/landscape artwork (one you have taken/created or one you have seen on the net) that made you feel happy, thoughtful or amazed.