Short story: My contemporary YA about an exceptionally gifted Muay Thai fighter who struggles between being a badass female athlete and an outsider to her Indian culture sold to Flux! Also, this is my very first Publisher's Weekly announcement! Squee! It's definitely a moment for me. And as you can tell, the writer in me… Continue reading Book Deal Announcement!!
This year at a glance was pretty amazing! 2018 started with a lot of amazing things for me. We’d ended 2017 with a family trip to Dubai and India with my brother, his fiance, our parents, and her parents to shop for their big, fat, Indian wedding. From there, my husband’s doctor put him on… Continue reading 2018 Highlights
As the title of this post suggests, I have a book deal to announce! Simplified version: At the end of October 2018, I went on sub with my women's fiction novel sort of out of the blue about an opinionated, strong, anti-traditional Indian woman who falls for the man she never wanted to fall for.… Continue reading Book Deal Announcement!!
I'm very excited to share the query letter that connected me to my agent, Katelyn Detweiler of Jill Grinberg Literary Management. Although things moved quickly for me (this time), just remember that the success others see is simply the iceberg tip and there's a huge mountain of work, sweat, tears, determination, and progress below the… Continue reading Query Success! The One That Landed THE ONE!