Authors / ContributorsThis section includes writers from 15+ countries. We have published authors, novelists and poets writing for us, who have joined hands with this vision of inspiring the masses through real-time experiences, inspiring stories and their accomplishments.
Sonal Lobo is a young lecturer from Bangalore. She loves writing - it makes her happy and helps her bring out all her innate thoughts. She also loves reading, music and plays keyboard. Teaching is her passion because she loves interacting with people and sharing views of various facets of life with her students.
Michael considers himself a citizen of this world. His interests gravitate towards the Law, Political Science and International relations. A humanitarian and an ardent lover of nature and nature's off-springs and a staunch believer in the positive dynamism putting words together through writing can bring.
Lokendra Singh is an aspiring writer and a poet, a postgraduate in English Literature, and a central Government employee. He was born and brought up in Ajmer. Presently, he lives in Lucknow. He loves reading novels of Amitav Ghosh, Jhumpa Lahiri, Mahesh Dattani, Girish Karnad, and Manju Kapur and poems of Sri Aurobindo, Rabindra Nath Tagore, Swami Vivekananda, John Keats, William Wordsworth, A.K. Ramanujan, Arundhati Subramaniam, Tishani Doshi. He was inspired by poetess Arundhati Subramaniam to write a poetry. His poems and write-ups also published in several print and online publications including Poem Hunter, forward poetry (UK), Nachiketanjali - a spiritual magazine, which is among the top twenty spiritual magazine of India, according to speaking tree.
Shruti Balasa is the chief web-designer, the operations head at Pluwis Web Solutions. She has been an individual with high IQ & has the unique passion for coding and creating websites. She has worked with CITRIX R&D for about 9 months. A pass out from Premier engineering institute and a topper throughout her education today inspires the world with her out of the world designs.
Subhash K C
Subhash is an Electronics and Communication engineer by profession and an Entrepreneur by passion. He is the founder of Credence Robotics and Learn Play Innovate Project. He's been the Superstar of IU1010 Season4 and a True IUITE Tag Holder at i3.
Anil Kumar KN
Anil Kumar K N, Electronics & Communication Engineer working at SanDisk India, worked at B.E.L for 3+ years, passionate about Electronics Design and Development. He's interested in expanding his creative writing skills, started his writing career with IUeMag. He believes in the power of mind and conveys his perception through his articles.
Srikrishna Chaitanya is from Aachen, Germany. He is a graduate student at RWTH Aachen. He completed his engineering at RV College of engineering, Bangalore, India. He is an avid traveler and trekker. His penchant for writing began after he was moved by travel experiences. He loves the joy that literature and science bring to life. He has trekked to altitudes of over 16000 feet in Sikkim and in Uttarakhand. Recently declared a 'TATA Scholar' by the JN Tata trust in Mumbai.
Ogwo David Emenike
Ogwo David Emenike, currently residing in Nigeria, is a young Sage, Motivator, Essayist, Poet, positive change facilitator, life coach, inspirational speaker and visionary leader. He is a sage whose sagacity is directed towards making the system that drives the progress of humanity better. He is the Founder/Leader of the mastermind group, Mysterious Writers, a group of talented writers with the mission of inspiring, encouraging and motivating all and sundry with their talents. He is an Admin in Hi-Novelty, a cutting edge human capacity development social enterprise. Ogwo David enjoys writing, reading and thinking. He is the author of the mind- blowing 21st century self-help books, You are a Star, The Fortune in Failing and Happiness Recipe: Eat and Stay Happy, and publishes articles, poems and essays in leading websites in the world.
Francis Kilinski is from New York, United States. He's an Aspiring Journalist, College Student-Athlete and an associate of 5Star Entertainment, an NYC based music group. Sports, reading and writing are his passions. He believes that surrounding himself with positive people every day makes him what he is today.
Zoha Khalid, from Pakistan is an M Phil Scholar and Researcher International Relations, a poet and Co-author of SSAAZZ - The Melody of Life! She's a culture enthusiasist. Her interests include photography, poetry, writing and music.
Carolyn Arnold is the author of 'The Madison Knight' series, and several other novels in various genres. Her mystery novels 'Ties That Bind' and 'Justified' have reached best seller status on Amazon United States for Kindle. Her 'FBI thriller Eleven' released November 2011 and made it on The Miami Books Examiner's 'Top 12 Fiction Books of 2011' list. She currently lives with her husband, and two beagles in a city near the well-known Canadian center Toronto.
A social entrepreneur, Rheana John is an environmentalist, a poet, and the current treasurer of the Oldest Christian Student Organization, guiding others in Worship, Study and Service combined with office hours. She spends more time to enjoy every weekend with variety of sports such as darts, billiards, bowling, and ice-skating. She's brought up in Dubai.
Dr. Nitin Parab
Dr. Nitin Parab has achieved his Doctorate in the field of Human Psychology and Life Coaching and is actively involved with the Corporate in various areas of Strategic Management.He has also done his Masters in Business Administration and obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations from the prestigious Symbiosis Institute of Management. In his last assignments Dr. Nitin was the C.O.O of Sakal Infotek and Sakal Printers part of the Sakal group ,Pune. Today Dr. Nitin Parab sits on the Board of various organizations helping them enhance their Business Practices. He has presented his favorite subject "Think Tomorrow" in more than a dozen colleges and has Mentored more than 1000 B school students and professionals.
Nikhil Jain (also known as 'Li'l Poet NJ') is a student who lives in the town Sironj of state Madhya Pradesh, in the heart of India. Nikhil is an inspiring poet and growing artist who loves to turn his imagination into wonderful creations. "Poetry was the most significant turn in my life, I'm a little poet who grew to adopt a love of literature." he says. Nikhil's favourite hobby is to meet artists from different places and cultures and make friends. His poems are being published on many websites online and he is particularly proud to be writing for IU Emag.
Prince is a smart gentleman who believes in purpose, potential and inspiration. He is a Passionate Leader, Writer and Speaker. He practices leadership in institutions, organizations and among student groups and committees. Prince advocates for good causes to help lift society, better the lives of others and serve humanity.
Vanjulavalli Sridhar is an Indian Forest Service(IFS) Officer. She is basically from Salem, Tamil Nadu. Born on 25th February 1989, comes from a family of doctors. She is a Budding Wildlife photographer, researcher and conservationist. She is also a National level contest winner in painting, 2008. She is also interested in oil, water, poster colors and sketching. She is a shuttle badminton player for school and university. Participated up to the National level. She is a multi- talented lady with number of achievements.
Padmini Dutta Sharma
Padmini Dutta Sharma is a prolific writer who awakens intrigue by weaving descriptive narrations. She opens the reader's senses to indulge in imagination. She injects personality into their style allowing her readers to feel personally spoken to right from the first page. A student of English literature and a globetrotter she writes for magazines, newspapers, anthologies and online portals of national and international repute.In REVELATIONS (her poetry book) she has effortlessly created a world to escape right inside the reader's head, allowing every day life to melt away into a distant realm. Many literary critics and writers consider her book Spice Up Your Marriage a marriage dictionary.
Vilmarie Vega is a freelance editor and copywriter. She also writes a blog about mental health advocacy, a subject that she feels needs more attention in today's society and political climate. After obtaining a Masters degree from Harvard Divinity School and beginning a PhD at Brown University in the historical study of religion, she worked as a tutor of Greek and early childhood literacy. An enthusiastic linguaphile, Vilmarie is proficient in nearly a dozen ancient and modern languages, beginning with Classical Greek, Classical Latin, and Sanskrit.
Carlyle Lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa. Her debut novel 'The Broken Destiny' is a Science Fiction, Urban fantasy, dystopian adventure set on Planet Poseidon. She is a mother of two young boys, works as a PR and Marketing Consultant by day and writes by any other time - Married her high school sweetheart. She believes in love & that dreams do come true. Carlyle has written since the age of twelve. Her hopes and dreams are to inspire and make a difference in this world. She supports many charities and monthly donations to Greenpeace keeps her happy.
Maria is from Darwin, Australia. The mix of finding love, living abroad, dance and developing unique friendships with artists alike led her to write in abundance. Travel, love, life and true friendship is the reason she writes. She has many published books in her name, 'Sudden Clarity' being her latest poetry book.
Neelam Saxena Chandra
Neelam Saxena Chandra works as an engineer in Indian Railways as Director(IT). She is an award winning poet with multiple awards in her kitty alongside being a state-of-the-art novelist. She has more than 10 books under publication. Her vision is solve social problems through literature by inspiring readers and create interesting literature for children to inspire reading.
Karen Olson Johnson
Karen Olson Johnson is a scientist, educator, environmentalist and speaker. She is the author of two books, Common Sense for Common Good and From Where I See It, both available at Amazon.com. Karen is the co-host of Food Freedom Radio on AM 950 in Minneapolis/Saint Paul Minnesota, USA.
Kavita Baid is a commerce graduate from Chennai. She has been the Best girl student in her school and a MS Exponer in her college. She is passionate about writing Poems and designing sarees.
Jason P Stadtlander
Jason is a native of Ohio, currently lives in northern Massachusetts with his family. He has been writing since he was in sixth grade when he wrote "Loss of Innocence". He enjoyed the magic of being able to create a unique world full of new realities in his mind - one that nobody had ever seen before. Since then, Jason has written over 150 short stories and is currently working on two novels. Jason has been working in information technology since 1995 and offers lectures to parents on computer and internet safety.
Patricia's novel 'Antiserum' was published while she was 16 years old and a Junior in High School. She works as a fashion consultant. As a Student Ambassador for People to People, she was able to reach out to new cultures and make new friends across the globe. Some of Patricia's many passions include nature, animals (especially bears), art and photography. Patricia also makes glass jewelry and art pieces. She's known for spreading hugs and smiles throughout her social media, supporting her friends and colleagues along the way. There is no stopping her once she's set a goal!
Nikita Aggarwal is a young passionate writer from India. She is an ardent daily blogger. She writes regularly for IU e-Magazine for both Hindi and English laguages. She is also known for her spectacular Hindi articles.
Sireesha MK is a true professional who has made a niche for herself in the social media business. She is the online presence manager & operations head at Simus - The Social Media Experts, with a deep understanding of social media and it's various strengths and loopholes. A lady who was placed in L&T has left her main-stream job to follow her heart. She is behind a lot of FB pages doing big on the internet. A true Online Presence Manager with tremendous skills of networking online!
She is a student of law, working closely with various organisations on issues related to environmental, social, economic and political change. Strong believer in Law of Attraction and the Power of Dreaming Big. Words by all means, are her soldiers; actions are the commanders. 'Drive change than dry out of change' is her principle! She's an upcoming restaurateur, social entrepreneur, writer, poet, speaker & political analyst.
Dr. Peter Lind
Dr. Peter Lind is the author of 3 books on health, one novel, and hundreds of wellness articles. His clinical specialty is in physical, nutritional, and emotional stress. At IUeMag, his stress management tips have kept the readers hooked on for more.
Shreyas M Koti
Shreyas M Koti is a Civil Engineering Graduate from Bangalore, India. His interests are cooking, writing and sports. He dreams to start businesses in various fields all across India. His favorite saying is 'If it's worth a dream, it's not worth a compromise'.
Dr. Niamh Clune authors inspirational stories to feed the soul. Her career has been expressed through many mediums, always with a humanitarian focus. She worked in Africa for Oxfam and UNICEF as a psychotherapist. She is the founder of Plum Tree Books, an award-winning social entrepreneur, an environmental campaigner and a singer/songwriter.
Judith Campbell is from Scotland, but has lived in Switzerland for the last 22 years. After 18 years of working for a well-known international financial organization, she has now reinvented herself as a writer and teacher of English. Her interests include travel, rock music and sports - running, skiing, swimming, tennis. Her favourite saying is 'We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars' by Oscar Wilde.
Caroline Gavin is a Christian Life Coach, Speaker and Author of 'Purposeful Pathway: Your Journey with Jesus'. As a Life Coach and the Founder of Purposeful Pathway Life Coaching, she helps others discern their vocational paths, live with purpose and align with God's Way. The result of coaching is God-centered transformation and joyful, abundant living. Refresh with her poetry and other reflections in poetry section of IUemag.