Category: Non-Fiction

Book Review: Blink — The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell Genre: Non-fiction. So this book in the nutshell is about the moments when we make instant judgments or decisions based on feelings or instincts that we get about them. You know those decisions that we can’t explain if we try to, but we just think that we know and that they turns out right quite […]

Book Review: Outliers — The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell Genre: Non-fiction. “Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning.” ~~ Malcolm Gladwell (Book: Outliers) There’s hype around the book and if you spend a considerable amount of your time finding books to-read online than you probably have at least come across this title once. Or maybe you’ve read about […]

Book Review: The Yoga of the Nine Emotions by Peter Marchand

un aplauso para los que terminamos el aГ±o solteros Genre: Philosophy The title got my attention and after reading the blurb I wanted to find out: What’s prescribed in the book to control our emotions instead of letting them control us? First: What’s Rasa? “A Rasa (Sanskrit for ‘essence’ ‘juice’) denotes an essential mental state and is the dominant emotional theme of a work […]