Author's Corner

Vikas Prakash Joshi

Vikas Prakash Joshi is a writer by nature and nurture and not by compulsion, ambition, or conscious choice. His writing career started at the early age of eleven and since then, he has won numerous awards and achieved notable distinctions. He has written for leading Indian publications like The Caravan, Hindustan Times, The Wire, The Hindu, DNA, Sakal Times. His essays, articles, and short stories have been translated and published in twenty-nine languages, both Indian and foreign, and in twenty-two countries.

Gurucharan Singh Gandhi

Gurucharan Singh Gandhi, in his own words, is a ‘full time corporate wallah’ and a part time writer. His debut book, ‘Kabeer in Korporates’ (2016) published in English and thereafter translated to Hindi and Marathi, was a national bestseller and won the ‘Best Debut Manuscript in Non-Fiction’ at ‘Lit-O-Fest’

S M Patel

S M Patel has given most of her life and career to fighting fraud and financial crime in banks. May be that was an overhang of her childhood which was spent in reading her grandfather’s vast collection of financial crime, espionage and other crime thrillers.

Susheel Kumar Batra

Susheel Kumar Batra is a published author of two fictions and one non-fiction. He worked for more than 25 years in the power sector which included deputations to Foreign Assignments, REC and CEA New Delhi.

Allyson Rice

Allyson Rice is the author of the novel The Key to Circus Mom Highway. She is an award-winning mixed-media artist, a photographer, and she spent decades as an actress on stage and on television, her longest role being seven years as Connor Walsh on As the World Turns.