10 FAQ Questions
When did you want to become a writer?
I have wanted to be a novelist from the time I was in college. Though
being very aware of how unusual and far-fetched a dream it was, it
became my one biggest goal. I took many writing classes after studying
literature to try and make my dream a reality.
When did you start reading?
Books have always been my friends since I was a young girl. Being a
quiet kid, reading books that lay around the house was one of my main
hobbies. Nancy Drew and Enid Blyton were favorites of mine as a
youngster. As a teenager, I discovered the great storytelling of Jeffrey
Archer. So reading became more of a hobby that I enjoyed as I grew
Who are the authors who inspire you?
Daphne du Maurier is an author whose books and short stories I have
enjoyed reading immensely. Jane Austen was also a very inspiring woman
who wrote and even overshadowed male writers of her time. Amongst
today’s authors Salman Rushdie, J.K Rowling and Ashok Banker are all