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Short Story: My First Brush with Love

I can hardly claim to be an expert on the matter of love, but then can anyone? I do have my experiences though, and a fair share of them, albeit somewhat divergent from the usual boy-meets-girl-under-a-shower-of-petals variety. And what better time to recount one of the earliest such entries in my memory bank than the … Continue reading

5 Favourite Christmas Movies

Yet another year has come to an end and the week before it ends is filled with festivities. Christmas has passed us by, and it had been the time to Fa La La La La..! Being a Bengali who has spent all her winter vacations when in school, in erstwhile Calcutta, Christmas is as much … Continue reading

Interview: Mayi Godwa, Founder of Blossoms Bookstore, Bangalore

Firstly, thank you so much for taking the time to talk to BUZZ Magazine. You’re welcome. We understand that you started Blossoms back in 2001 out of your sheer love for books. What has changed from then till now? A lot has changed since 2001. We were a very small space back then. Now we … Continue reading

Special: Childhood in Disney Movies

Disney has always been a part of my childhood. It never took me long to pounce on my couch with a bowl of popcorn to watch my favourite Disney movies.               I am not the type of person who is in love with every single movie character. I have my favourites. The two characters I … Continue reading

TV & Movies: 5 Disney Movies that Gave Us Major Sibling Goals

Siblings are the ones who are the dearest and nearest after parents. They fight with us, they are the reason behind all the injustice done to you by your parents but also they are your true buddies. Your sibling is your first friend, your playmate, your support system, a merciless bully, your fan, your critic, … Continue reading

Harry Potter Special: Colouring Book

I find it difficult to contain my excitement, because 31st July 2016 could get better than this! Potterheads all over the world are going mad, and rightly so. On this incredibly exciting trio of occasions: the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Harry Potter and Queen J. K. Rowling’s birthdays and the celebration … Continue reading

Harry Potter Special: Meet Three Potterheads!

Well, it’s 31st July. And it’s the birthdays of The Boy Who Lived and the woman who created him: Harry Potter & J.K. Rowling. We had originally planned for this to be the last blog post of our Potter Special series but since we’ve had some amazing writers joining us pretty late, we’re planning to carry the … Continue reading

Things I’ve Learnt From Harry Potter And The Rest

I am a shy person. There are times when I am not, and with people that I am not so, but usually, I am. At times, I am shy because it is convenient. To not talk. Well you see, basically, I am shy. And a shy person has a lot of thoughts. Apprehensions and worries, … Continue reading

Harry Potter Special: DIY Wand Tutorial

Happy birthday, Harry and JKR (in advance). Thank you for completely changing millions of lives. In honour of their birthday, I am going to show you how you can make your own wand. Because like Ollivander said, the wand chooses the wizard. So here is what you will need: Chopsticks Fevicol Glue Gun Newspaper Acrylic paint … Continue reading

Harry Potter: A Feeling of Family

  The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing, they say. I feel that that is true. Life brings a rainbow of emotions with it, and at times, it gets overwhelming and we know not what to do. That’s when that love comes to the fore and helps us. That love helps us to … Continue reading