Julie Stafford, author of ‘Seagulls on the Ganges’, has healed herself after her partner’s loss. She is a strong woman because of her belief that we are not less because someone is gone, but rather know that we are more because they once loved us.
Kaasyapa, the pen name of Parsa Venkata Ramachandra Rao, is the author of the book ‘Que Sera Sera’. He named his book so because he believes that life follows this very same rule that the famous song ‘Que Sera Sera’ talks about. He is an active bird watcher, and is interested in music, politics, and reading.
Sujata Chatterjee is a postgraduate in Anaesthesiology from Tata Memorial Hospital. She also holds a degree in journalism from Delhi School of Journalism. The happiness and positivity that she derives from photography, writing verse, and travelling reflects in her anthology of poems ‘Looking Through the Prism – Spectrum’ which is now is out with Notion Press.
Natasha Diddee’s book ‘Foursome’ is out with Notion Press. She is also a trained cook. She lost her entire stomach to a tumour which led her to heal herself through food. Interviewing her gave me immense happiness. She’s charming and an extremely tough lady. On Women’s Day, I feel, she was the perfect person for me to interview.
Gautam Prasad Baroowah has recently released his futuristic socio-political book titled ‘Where Wise Owls Dare’. Through this book the author urges the readers to protect the one-horned rhinoceroses of Kaziranga National Park. His knowledge on the subject and his passion for the cause came out commendably during my interview with him.
The economist, the businessman, the author – Gautam Prasad Baroowah
Interviewing Tulika Singh, the author of the recently published five beautifully illustrated children books ‘The Boy Who Remained 16’, ‘Shabri Ke Ram’, ‘7 Colours of Holi’, ‘Parijat’ and ‘The Princess Who Slept for Fourteen Years’ was a very interactive session. For all those who want to write for children, this is an interview that one should definitely read.
The author herself
Rantings of a Mad Man written by Abu Malik has been published by Notion Press. ‘Abuisms’, as the author calls his words of wisdom, will urge you to make the most of your existence on earth without actually taking life too seriously. I got a chance to interview the author and was both happy and intrigued with his answers. Here is what he had to say.
When I reviewed the book ‘When Thoughts Invade the Cancer Conqueror’ my belief in ‘DO NOT EVER SMOKE!’ just became stronger. With ‘No Tobacco Day’ coming up tomorrow, on 31st May, this was a great time to do an interview with the authors.
Three months before the appearance of the first symptom