Alka Dimri Saklani - the person, the author
Sometimes I wonder what is better, to feel weird amid normal people or to feel normal amid weird people. I think the latter. I have worked with some crazy people, who loved art, who loved madness, who loved randomness and oh the bliss
Andaleeb Wajid has lived all her life in Bangalore which is one of the reasons why the city shows up so much in her work. In her own words, get a glimpse of her life and writing.
Why do you write ?
I've always enjoyed telling stories but I realised I do
The starting point
Ever since my vacation to Cambodia, I was moved on hearing the horror stories of the genocide of the innocent people in the killing fields and it left a mark on me. The large amount of skulls and bones that were displayed, triggered my thought process and got
Who is Amrita Mukherjee?
Being a journalist all my life, I developed a nose not just for news, but also for real stories that could be told through fiction and ended up being a writer. I believe every person has an interesting story to tell, that’s why I like to interact