Hi Folks,

Yipppeeee!!!! I am so happy and honored to accept the Liebster Award nominated by Nibhz from her post The Liebster Award.

Nibhz is a lovely story-teller and a thoughtful poet. The stories and poems are simple yet intense. She has this wonderful blog where you can read her stories and poems. Also find her store’s page on Facebook at KRAFTCONA.


The Liebster Award originated in Germany with the earliest record of it being found in 2010. It is an internet award given by a blogger to a blogger. The meaning of liebster is dearest, sweetest, kindest, nicest, beloved, lovely, kind, valued, pleasant, cute, welcome, sweetheart, endearing; all terms which I would be happy to have associated with me. It’s all about finding and encouraging the new bloggers in the blogsphere!

The nominee can either accept or not however the benefits to the blogger far outweigh the time taken to fulfill the requirements. I for one love awards and enjoy getting to know other bloggers that have not come across my path in the normal course of events.
The really nice thing about the Liebster Award is that it is an award designed to find/recognize new bloggers and welcome them to the world of blogging. A little like taking your basket of scones and going across the street to welcome your new neighbor. It is a really nice thing to do. So thank you Nibhz for your welcome and welcome in return.

The rules:

(1)Thank the person who nominated you and link to their blog.
(2) You must answer the 10 questions given to you by the nominee before you.
(3) Nominate 10 of your favorite blogs.
(4) Come up with 10 questions for your nominees to answer.

My share of Questions answered below-

1-One wish that you will trade your world for?
If I could stay with my sister and best friends (you guys know who you are) in a same apartment or penthouse then I would trade my world for it.

2- What gives you peace?
Books (Reading & Writing), Music, and Kisses.

3-One place you will love to visit before you die?
France, the top of Eiffel Tower FTW.

4-What does writing mean to you?
What does life means to me? Can that me answered? Same way! Writing is my life!

5-What is the purpose of your blog?
To rant, to connect with people, to write, to learn, to experiment, so on and so forth!

6-According to you what is the most special way to capture moments? (Hint: photographs, journals, etc)
The best way to capture special moments are “eyes and brain”. Some of the best moments never fade away from our brain!

7-Should getting published/famous be the only aim of the writer? What’s your aim?
No, getting published and being famous is a goal but my absolute aim is to make my readers connect themselves with my work.

8-What is the hardest writing challenge that you won over?
The hardest is yet to come but one thing which really had a tough time writing was when I had to write a blog-novel in a completely different era. I am penning a novel set in early 1990s. You can read the first few chapters here.

9-What would be one word that could define your writings?

10-What’s that one Quote that always inspires you?
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light. – Albus Dumbledore (JKR-HP)

My Nominees for this Coveted Award are-


Some of the above mentioned bloggers are blogging for almost a decade and they are the best I have come across, I felt so good to have known them professionally as well as personally. Thanks guys!

And Here goes my List of Questions for the nominees-

1. Who is your favorite author?
2. Which book are you currently reading / last read?
3. What is your favorite genre to read?
4. What is your favorite genre to write?
5. Which post in your blog is your personal favorite?
6. What is that one genre which you want to write about but never experimented to?
7. Fiction/Non-Fiction – What’s your take?
8. Who is your inspiration/role model in life?
9. Is there someone whom you want to thank or apologize but never did that due to unknown reasons? If so, do it now (no need to mention the person’s real name!)
10. What is that one song you are listening or humming right now / today?

Love & Cheers,


I am S(t)ri


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