Srinidhi tagged me with this. It's a bit like an award-distribution for my own posts. So here goes:-
1) Your most beautiful post
That strange thing called memory
Has to be this one. Maybe because it is something very personal. Maybe because I think I've written it well. Or maybe because the subject of the post was, and I still consider him, a beautiful human being.
2) Your most popular post
The Esssential Mallu-food guide for non-Mallus
I can categorize my life as a blogger into two eras. Pre-Mallu Food Guide and Post-Mallu Food Guide. In the Pre era, I was pretty much talking to myself out here. I didn't have too many readers, and whoever read my blog used to read it mainly because I used to badger them too. And post the mallu food guide, well, you all know how that went. It is still the most popular post of my blog. The stats confirm it too.
3) Your most controversial post
I’m no Madrasan. None of my posts have been controversial as such. I prefer to keep a one-arm distance from controversy. What might come close to it are these two- Back on track and The One year itch. Not so much because of the content, but because of the comments on it.
4) Your most helpful post
Sarcastically: How to eat a Mallu Wedding-Sadhya: a step-by-step guide.
Seriously: probably Blogging Etiquettes.
5) A post whose success surprised you.
…that it’s just meant to be.
I honestly hadn't expected so many people to like it and actually relate to it.
6) A post you feel didn’t get the attention it deserved
Happy Mother's Day, Shree.
But I guess I can't really complain, because this was much too personal and subjective a post.
7) The post you’re most proud of
a) The Mallu-food guide
b) That strange thing called memory
c) This one’s for you, because this was my first short story ever.
d) I'm a girl, because I think almost every girl can identify with it. And this was one of my first attempts at sarcasm/humour, even before the food guide.
Ok, so that's done!
Now I have to tag other bloggers to do the same. I don't know how many exactly, so I'm tagging randomly. I tag:
And anyone else who wants to do the tag can do so. Have fun!
Nice!! Now I know which ones I have to read again. I did read the first four :)ReplyDelete
Do read the rest and let me know. :)Delete
the most moving post I have read in a long, long time
and of course, the Mallu food guide deserves a blog-oscar :D
Good compilation Spiff...back to reading all the mentioned posts :)
Thanks Visha (that is your name, right?). :)Delete
Ooh I want to do this too :OReplyDelete
Go ahead! Take it up. :)Delete
Thanks for tagging me. I really needed a nudge! :)ReplyDelete
:D Good! Waiting to see your post!Delete
Haven't read a few of these, off to read now! Thanks for the tag! :)ReplyDelete
You're welcome. :)Delete
You know... I was going to title my tag exactly this :DReplyDelete
Once a FRIENDS fan, always a FRIENDS fan. ;)Delete
And yes, I know youlike that post of mine very much. :)
Oh and I loved happy mother's day, Shree. Loved it.ReplyDelete
oooooh! I got a tag! I got a tag! Now I have something to write about! yay! and I get to go back to your old posts - coz I am a post-mallu-ffod-guide person too!ReplyDelete
Hehe :). Yes yes, you got a tag. :)Delete
My favorite is your "The Esssential Mallu-food guide for non-Mallus"...ReplyDelete
:) I somehow feel that the post is a little overrated.Delete
Welcome sir! :PDelete
Pretty nice. I love your header and the look of your blog. I will go through your posts at a later timeReplyDelete
Sure, thanks. :)Delete
I have not read a few of these. I reached your blog via the mallu post :) Whatte title!ReplyDelete
Ah, you too came here via the food guide? :)Delete
Yours is a lovely blog that makes me want to come back again and again. Period. Thanks for the tag. A special thanks for tagging me just when I think my blog is going to hit a 'blank' phase. :)ReplyDelete
'Essential mallu guide' and 'that it's just meant to be'...my favourites. And I love your random list kinda posts too :)
Which is precisely why I tagged you. If you're not willing to write, I will make you. :/ReplyDelete
I completely loved the mothers day Shree. :) Might be my favourite post of yours. :)ReplyDelete
Love this tag!
You were so quick! I took two months! :O