About the book
"Here comes a compilation of 40 short stories by Meena R Chandawarkar and Santosh Avvannavar that uses The Umbilical Cord as a metaphor to bring social awareness and intends to draw the reader’s attention towards the society. The stories in this book revolve around love, forgiveness, empathy etc. as society is a cobweb of relationships. There is something for everyone in this book. Read on to find out which ‘cord’ is closer to your heart, as the Umbilical Cord is an attachment that remains forever…the name says it all…"
The stories will heal and rejuvenate your soul. The stories connect to you, keeping you engaged with the characters till you finish reading the stories. The pages seem to turn automatically; with you being completely immersed in the voyage, the stories lead you to. The circumstances depicted in the book seem as if it has happened with you or will happen in near future. It makes you rethink about your life all over again and how you could have averted some situations along with changing the outcome of it.
The author has done a wonderful job in carving out the stories and putting it together. I would sincerely recommend everyone to read the book. It’s a 4 stars for me.