Q. I would like you to share something about yourself with our readers.
I was born in a middle class family in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. My father is a retired government officer and my beautiful mother is a perfect homemaker. I am one of the six siblings and also the youngest of the sisters. I’m a self worthy woman with high ambitions to lead a healthy and peaceful life with my family. At my adverse times my teaching career boosted me a lot. I must acknowledge that children are bundles of joy and I have learnt a lot from them.
Q. How did you come up with the idea of writing this genre?
I had a normal life until I came in a relationship with a guy but as two of us separated I realized that I was the one who was suffering a lot. So I decided to pen down my feelings and experiences, since it was difficult to talk about it with anyone else I went on writing and decided to come up with this genre to let people know that life always gives chances to move on and we must capture our emotions and learn from our own experiences.
Q. Where did you find the inspiration to write this book?
I have a habit of making diary entries either I feel happy or sad. And with this my initial writing had started. Since life is a journey of ups and downs I too had them and some of them were terrible to bear but life was going on and with the life waves as a beautiful present my son came in my life and then I finally decided to go on with this book.
Q. What exactly does your book convey?
This book is journey of being a girl to a strong woman. It deals with emotions and issues affecting all of us at some stage of our life journey.
Q. What all was going in your head while penning down this book?
While I while I was penning down all these many times I felt sad and at times I cried too but I was sure to frame my thoughts. As every ending is a new beginning so with this I wanted to come out of my grief and feel fresh to start again.
Q. How much time you used to commit to this book?
I started writing in March 2014 on my birthday when I felt all alone and finally began with writing to record my thoughts.
Q. Was there any moment you backed off from the idea of writing a book?
When I delivered my son and started raising him, so many times I thought to quit and lead a boring routine as a typical house wife. Because the things were getting weird and I was not getting time for myself.
Q. How do you handle the criticism that comes towards your way?
I always welcome criticism because as far as I think it is a good way to get to know our mistakes and loop holes and with a welcoming mind we can work on our faults.
Q. How was your experience with Bluerose throughout the publishing of the book?
As far as my experience concerns I felt it was a cooperative process every time from each department I got satisfactory replies. I’m happy that I chose blue rose to go on and I hope I would get same cooperation in future.
Q. How would you like to advice budding authors?
I would say that our own experiences teach us a lot. So dear buddies try once Bluerose then you can feel same as I feel.