One should always remember that every book that one holds in his hands have a few stories attached to it. Some of these are stories of passion, while some books speak volumes about their protagonist. This blog-post is about the review of one such collaborative effort from 30 of the finest of the storytellers across India , who came together to weave 3 fantastic stories as a part of this book published by Leadstart and bloagadda.com.
Sometime in 2014, these 30 creativity masters were given 5 fictional characters and their descriptions with an objective to write a fictional story revolving around these characters. After 3 rounds of brainstorming and twists and turns, the three stories of Game of Blogs came to an end.
Shekhar Dutta – The freelancing writer dad who stays in Mumbai.
Tara Dutta – Shekhar’s wife who is a media professional.
Roohi Dutta – Shekhar and Tara’s little daughter.
Jennifer Joseph – Christian photographer settled in Kochi.
Cyrus Daruwala – The law student staying in Delhi.
Story 1: The Awakening
An amalgam of science,mysticism and fiction, this story written by Team “By Lines” is about alien invasion of the planet Earth and its connection with Dutta family. Not only the story is fast paced and engrossing, the way it keeps the suspense unrevealed makes it a fabulous read. The writers have succeeded in keeping the readers glued till the very end. As the story progresses, new mysteries keep on happening which ultimately links as a major potential threat to human species. So who will save the earth from ozone depletion ? Will there be a divine intervention ? Read the book to know..
Story 2: Entangled Lives