Writing: • Published over 50 short stories and 25 articles in various literary publications in the last 20 years. Most of these are based on the life of immigrants in Canada. Author of 3 short story collections, 2 novels and Canadian experiences of immigrants. Winner of the 2011 “best short story collection " award for writers living outside of India, from the government of Kerala.
• Interviewed Canadian author Lawrence Hill - 2009
• Served as a judge for short story contest - 2011
• Key Note Speaker at Literary Association of North America’s Convention – 2006 & 2013
• Chief guest at various community functions and book releases in North America Personal Background
• Born and brought up in India, immigrated to Canada in 1982 • Attended McGill University, Montreal and McMaster University, Hamilton taking Information technology • Living in Hamilton since 1989