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PIyushi Dhir is the author of the romantic novels, 'In Search of Love' (2014), 'I'm Yours, The Next Time' (2015) and 'Enmeshed Evermore' (2015). A voracious reader, a keen traveler and an ardent dog-lover, Piyushi currently resides in Ivory Coast, Africa. A nomad at heart, she loves to discover new places and capture the hues of life with her pen.

Africa in Pictures- I

By Piyushi Dhir

The Lagoon of Abidjan

Poor though it maybe, Africa is a beautiful place, rich in natural resources. When I move away from the hustle-bustle of city life and open my eyes and ears, I realize there’s so much to see and appreciate here. While I try to capture some of it with my pen (or more literally speaking, keyboard), […]

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Girls’ Day Out in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

By Piyushi Dhir

African Artifacts

Just a few weeks ago, I spent a terrific girls’ day out, with my French friend, Valerie. We had traveled down from serene San Pedro to the hustle-bustle of big-town Abidjan. We started our day at Cava, an open market for African arts and crafts. A row of stalls, each filled with colourful artifacts, were […]

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Exploring the Local Markets of Abidjan

By Piyushi Dhir

Local Markets Abidjan

Abidjan, while not the official capital of Ivory Coast, is the largest city in the country. The most developed as well. This is where the bulk of the expatriates are resided, as it is Abidjan which has the buzzing port and hence, a lot of offices. When it comes to making purchases, a lot of […]

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Getting Published Through Crowdfunding

By Piyushi Dhir

In Search of Love Published via Crowdfunding

When I switched careers to move from Human Resources to writing, I did not yet appreciate how difficult it would be to get published. My relocation at the same time, from India to Africa, did little to help, especially since my books are meant primarily for Indian readers. I did find an easy way out […]

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10 Things to do in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

By Piyushi Dhir

10 Things To Do in Abidjan

When my hubby and I decided to move to Africa, my expectations in terms of entertainment, were low from the place. Over a year here, however, has proven that the big cities of this continent do have life and hustle-bustle! All you need to do is be ready to experiment, approach the place with an […]

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Five Books to Get On Kindle Unlimited

By Piyushi Dhir

Reading on Kindle

Are you a bookworm, who is hooked to reading? Well, the Kindle Unlimited program may feel like Disneyland to the reader in you! If you’re not sure what Kindle Unlimited is, or are still debating whether to sign up, my blog on Kindle Unlimited: Should You Sign Up? may be helpful to you. I tried […]

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Let’s Ask Questions!

By Piyushi Dhir

Let's Ask Questions

I once knew a little boy Who was always asking why? Why this, why that, why then, why now? Why when, why what, why how?   I heard these lines once when I was a young kid, but they stayed with me because of how aptly they described my younger brother. He was forever seeking […]

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Kindle Unlimited: Should You Sign Up?

By Piyushi Dhir

Kindle Unlimited

Even if you’ve not heard of Kindle Unlimited yet, if you’re a book reader and like the sound of ‘Unlimited’ reading, you’re at the right place! I gave this program a shot for a month, and here’s my analysis of both, the good and the not-so-good aspects of KU. What is Kindle Unlimited? For the […]

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