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Freewriting

Freewriting

23 January 2018

When I wanted to become an author, I had to work hard reinventing myself from being an information writer to becoming a creative writer.

To self-publish or not…

To self-publish or not…

30 December 2017

People write books for many reasons and most have a common goal. They want to see their work in print, displayed in bookstores and hopefully, listed as a bestseller.

Sri Lankan roots and real life

Sri Lankan roots and real life

20 December 2017

Much of what I write about in my books is based on real events both in and outside of Sri Lanka. Although the stories may be fiction, many of the settings and what the main characters experience are taken from actual fact.

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

11 December 2017

Sri Lanka On every sensual and intellectual level, Sri Lanka is not just a country to visit but a place to experience.

The Sri Lankans

The Sri Lankans

10 December 2017

Sri Lanka is home to many religions, ethnicities and languages.

A distinct culture

A distinct culture

9 December 2017

Sri Lanka has a documented history of over 2,000 years, mainly due to ancient historic scriptures like the Mahawamsa, and with the first stone objects dating back to 500,000 BC.

The Colonials

The Colonials

7 December 2017

The Colonials The Portuguese were the first Europeans to visit the island (now named Sri Lanka).

The Religions

The Religions

6 December 2017

Sri Lanka is a multi-religious country. Of the four major religions in Sri Lanka which the people of this spiritual island embrace, Buddhism predominates.

The Superstitious And The Supernatural

The Superstitious And The Supernatural

6 December 2017

With a recorded history of nearly 2500 years and an unrecorded history of at least the same period, Sri Lanka is home to many legends.

The ideal holiday destination

The ideal holiday destination

5 December 2017

Rather than measure distance in kilometres, Sri Lankan locals refer to the time it takes to travel from one place to the next.

Festivals of culture, colour and meaning

Festivals of culture, colour and meaning

4 December 2017

Sri Lanka’s festivals of culture, colour and meaning Sri Lanka’s multicultural society celebrates a wide variety of festivals, ceremonies and events.