Let me take this pleasure to introduce Dr. Manisha Yadava author of “Dariya-e-Ehsaas” and “Mere Khayal (मेरे ख़याल), a perfect conglomeration of love poems, shayari’s, poetry related to life events that everyone can relate.
Lets see what author has to share to her beloved readers and bibliophiles.
Over to Dr Manisha Yadav for Q&A session.
Can you tell us a little bit about yourself?
I was born on 9th May 1973 in Meerut (UP) in a well educated family. I have done Ph.D in economics. I am an Author/reiki healer/Dowser/angels card reader/Motivational speaker and an Art of living volunteer and writing poetry when I was in 9th standard.since 2007 I turned spiritual and my spiritual journey has taught me a lot and I try to pen that knowledge as well.This path has enhance my writing skill too.
Why do you write? What keeps you motivated?
I did not choose writing rather this path has chosen me.when I write any thing I feel I am connected to my self and that motivates me to write more.
Do your take extra care while considering a book cover ?
Yes I do take extra care for my book cover because though it is said “ donʼt judge a book by its cover “ I think people still do take there first impression by the book cover.
Is it really needed to get book cover designed?
Itʼs upto publisher. When they send two three designs I select from them and if I think there should be any changes then I tell them
Does a bad review affect your writing?
Yes it does but in a good manner to improve myself.
Who motivated you in becoming an author ?
Whatʼs more important according to you : characters or plot?
Although both have their own role but plot is more important.
Whatʼs your favorite under-appreciated novel?
I am a non- fiction reader and in this segment I love reading Rhonda Bryanʼs “The Secret”
Whats your take on book piracy ?
I think itʼs very bad for a writers as well as readers also.
Whats your favorite genre? why ?
I love reading and writing poetry but apart from poetry I love to read and write non-fiction.
Lastly I thank Dr. Manisha Yadav & Literoma Publishing house for her time and opportunity respectively.
Kiran K Adharapuram