What book(s) have you written?
- Khizers brave truth
- Let’s celebrate Eid ‘Aao Eid Manaein’
When did you first realize you wanted to be an author?
Since I was a child. I was always an avid reader and wanted to write my own book.
How long did it take you to write your book(s)?
I wrote 2 books in 2 years.
What is your work schedule like when you're writing?
When I write it’s hard for me to stop. I usually give it my all for days and nights at a stretch.
What would you say is your interesting writing quirk?
I tend to bring my personal experiences in my writing.
Where do you get your information or ideas for your books?
From things around me. We have so many stories around us, if only we observe.
What do you like to do when you're not writing?
I like to read and teaching is my passion.
What does your family think of your writing?
They are very proud of me.
What was one of the most surprising things you learned in creating your books?
That I actually penned them down in a day.
Do you have any suggestions to help people become a better writer? If so, what are they?
Write from your heart, don’t think of the popularity or success of the book.
What do you think makes a good story?
Either something that’s very relatable or a story that completely throws you off.
As a child, what did you want to do when you grew up?
I wanted to be a doctor.
What is your favorite book?
40 Rules of Love.
Where do you live?
Please share 10 Random facts about yourself for your readers!
- I have a pet cat. Although growing up I never wanted a pet.
- I cry easily.
- I stand up for my friends and family.
- I am a lefty.
- I can eat rice thrice a day.
- I can pick up accents very quickly.
- I love children.
- I love to sing.
- The sun makes me happy.
- As a child I could read so many books in a day that the librarian stopped charging me for them.