About the Author

A Fighter and A Survivor!  The Author of this blog is a Single Mom with an unbreakable passion to LIVE the Life!

I am an Analyst by profession, but a Writer by passion. This Blog is my Life’s Journey through various experiences. The kind of experiences that helped me break out of an abusive relationship, fight hard against depression and start living a positively enriching life with my little boy! That fight took me to various places on our beautiful planet. In short, I am almost a global citizen, who finally settled down in the beautiful east coast of USA.

Through this blog, I want to tell the story of my life, the many different experiences I had on my road to recovery, my relationship with my beautiful little boy who is not so little now (he is 8!), my experience being a single parent, my views on the various social issues that everyone is talking about and pretty much everything under the sun! 🙂

I found my calling as a serious writer after I participated in NANOWRIMO  the first time. As of now, I am working on the finishing touches to my first novel which I hope to publish shortly. Click here to read a synopsis of the novel.

And while I am working hard to complete the first novel, I am also busy conducting research for a second book (no, it is not a series – the second book is totally different from my first. To read a synopsis of the second book, click here).

Being a Single Mom has taught me a lot of lessons, some of which I have enjoyed and others that I learned the hard way. When life hands out a variety of experiences, it is only fair that we share it, this thought has prompted me to start compiling the lessons I learned and am still learning as a Single Mother into an eBook. Stay tuned for more information on that!

I enjoy writing fiction so you will see me participating in various writing challenges. I also host a Limerick Poetry Challenge every week on my blog. You should try it sometime; it is a lot of fun! 🙂

Since Change is the only thing that is constant, I will say that this blog’s output is ever changing!  With every change, though, I hope to keep you entertained.

Click on this link to subscribe and join Mind and Life Matter’s exclusive mailing list.

So read on and let me know your thoughts!

Best, Rashmi (Mind and Life Matters)

127 thoughts on “About the Author

  1. Hi Rashmi! I didn’t want to bother you through email, but I noticed a couple of your comments over the last few days have gone to my spam folder and I cannot imagine why. I just wanted to alert you to this in case you’re having this issue on other sites. This happened to me a couple of months ago and I had to contact Akismet directly and it was eventually fixed. But for a few days, my comments everywhere (except my own blog) weren’t posted… they all went to spam!

    Feel free to email me if you need more specific info! xo ~sandra

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Sorry for the delayed response. For some reason, WP moved your comment to the spam folder and I just realized it!
    As for your reasons, I wish you the best to become the next JK Rowling! 😉 Just remember to hire me when you do become a multibillionnaire! 😀

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Hi Rashmi, thanks for your kind feedback and visit to my blog; it’s enabled me to find YOUR fabulous blog! I look forward to reading through your posts. New follower here 🙂 Jam

    Liked by 1 person

  4. My reasons for blogging are actually rather simple. I blog to: a) to express myself freely and openly to the world and b) becoming an international publishing phenomenon and a multibillionaire. So far, I’m having more luck with the first part. I hope you have a wonderful New Year too.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Thank you for the sweet comment! Although I will ask you not to feel embarrassed by your reason for blogging. To each his/her own. We each have our very own reasoning for blogging/writing! 🙂
    Have a wonderful week ahead! Happy New Year! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  6. You have a very worthy reasons for setting up your blog. I admire you for it, but also feel a little embarrassed since my own reasons were much more trivial. Anyway, I hope you have a wonderful week. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Hmmm..i just came across this post now Ms.Rashmi..hats off to you for your courage and determination to live ahead and face the future with new hopes and dreams..there’s nothing that women cannot do in this big world…i wish you all the best always in life ! It’s been very nice to have met a blogger friend like you ! You are awesome 🙂 god bless you always 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  8. hello dear fellow blogger!

    i came to know about your blog through our dear friend anand at blabberwockying.wordpress.com.

    he told a lot’s of things about you 🙂

    now after going through you blog i can say that you are an inspiring person who is a fighter and survivor like me 🙂

    i congratulate you for winning NaNoWrMo challenge 🙂

    i would love to have you you in my reader 🙂

    thanks for being here 🙂

    vikram 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

Your thoughts matter - Go on, tell me!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s