Anita Desai

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Non-Profit
Occupation An upcoming Writer,Story-teller, Blogger.
Location Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Introduction This blog is my space, a microcosm in the macrocosm of the world of bloggers, where I speak from the heart. I am an alumni of the University of Delhi. An administration and human resources professional, I was associated in the past for several years with the UKaid and its develoment programs n New Delhi. An aspiring writer, blogger, with interests in reading/writing short stories, I discovered my flair for writing during a career break. My short story "The Domestic Maid' was featured on an online literary community 'New Asian Writing'. My short story, 'Epileptic' has been published by Nivasini Publishers for their 2015 anthology, 'Celebrating India - Love Without Borders'. I share my opinions on social/political causes of human interest on 'saddahaq.com', a social journalism platform.
Interests Reading/writing short-stories. Music. Sight-seeing.
Favorite Movies Taare Zameen Par.
Favorite Music Indian Classical. Hindi film music in the voice of Lata, Kishore. Lyrics/music by R D Burman Gulzar Javed Akhtar.
Favorite Books The Human Revolution: Daisaku Ikeda, My Experiences with Truth, Igniting Minds, Monihara.