Tag Archives: writing

Who is an “Artist”?

In our soci­ety, in com­mon par­lance, an “artist” is one who paints, whose “works” are framed and hung on a wall. Which is such a nar­row out­look that I find it detestable. By def­i­n­i­tion, an artist is one who cre­ates art. … Con­tinue read­ing

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Conjoined Twins

One can exist by itself, but the other can’t. But exis­tence of the other helps one. One comes first, the other comes lat­ter. But the other gives birth to one again. One is nec­es­sar­ily pri­vate, the other is typ­i­cally pub­lic. The other … Con­tinue read­ing

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An Unquiet Mind of A Social Geek

Take a look at these num­bers: This is my 267th post. There are 2962 authen­tic com­ments on this blog. My posts have 203 tags in 39 cat­e­gories. Total views crossed 100K quite a while back. These num­bers usu­ally don’t mean much to me. … Con­tinue read­ing

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Writing for MakeUseOf.com

A lot of things have been hap­pen­ing at An Unquiet Mind. A jour­nal­ist quoted me in the Hyder­abad edi­tion of The Hindu. AUM is now on Twit­ter here and you can see my tweets in the side­bar. I have been … Con­tinue read­ing

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Classifying a Blog’s Writing Style

How much can Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence learn from your writ­ing? Your gen­der? Your MBTI per­son­al­ity type? Can some­one find out such things about you from your writ­ing? uClas­sify is a free text clas­si­fier web ser­vice, using which you can develop your … Con­tinue read­ing

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Some Useful Reading and Writing Tools

In The Writ­ing Meme, I had men­tioned about using the right tools. Here are a few tools I’ve recently found. Improve Read­abil­ity Read­abil­ity is a book­marklet you can add to your browser tool­bar to make web pages easy to read. … Con­tinue read­ing

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The Writing Meme

Nita has kindly tagged me for list­ing strengths of a writer that I aspire to have. I read a few excel­lent writ­ers who’ve con­tributed to this before, like Sub­ur­ban Life, The Indi­vid­ual Voice, Joe Felso, Mari­aCristina, and of course, Ram­bodoc. … Con­tinue read­ing

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