Abhisekh Beriwal is an Industrial engineer who graduated from BIT, Bangalore.
Although he hails from Guwahati, I has lived in the cities of Dibrugarh, Kota,
Bangalore and is currently working with a leading IT company in Kolkata.
Apart from reading and writing he has a big appetite for music, movies and Wikipedia.
He believes that one should live free, devoid of any control and never care less.
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
He believes in the power of mind and conveys his perception through his articles.
At 27, he is an Inventor, Corporate Social Entrepreneur, Flutist, Speaker, Writer, Reader, Poet, Artist, Philanthropist
but above all, he refers to himself as a passionate dreamer. He has been involved in many
social activities and organizing events with various NGOs for past two years. He was offered
the position of Chairman for Youth Wing of Rotary Bangalore National Park. He shares a special relationship with IU and writes
for both English and Hindi edition for IU eMag. He currently works as a Software
Developer at Citrix.
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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.
Brian Bigelow currently lives in Colorado, USA with his wife, a cat, and a very protective Chihuahua that risks life and limb to save his "family" from running leaves, fire hydrants and the like. He works in a retail establishment for his day job. Brian also writes for Perseid Press on a number of writing projects, the first of which that will be released is, "Terror by Gaslight." He also has a number of his own books and short stories out, the most recent would be, "An Ill Wind Cometh," which is a horror novel.
After spending 27 years in sales, marketing and management in the trade show and events industry, Bruce found himself unemployed, with no job prospects, and in need of a new career. Having turned 60 years old, it may have seemed unlikely that the career he chose would be as a personal and group trainer in the fitness industry, but that is where he happily landed. Today he works as a trainer and kettlebell instructor in the Boston, Massachusetts area, where he specializes in helping clients in their 50s, 60s, and 70s get into the best condition of their lives.I write specifically about fitness and health at www.trainbrilliantly.com
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.
Carole P Roman
Carole P. Roman is a former teacher turned award winning author with her series of children's books. Captain No Beard An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate's Life was named to Kirkus Reviews Best of 2012 and received the Star of Remarkable Merit. It was given the Pinnacle Award of 2012 and just recently the Erik Award for Best of 2013. Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience was given Five Stars by the ForeWord Review The Clarion Review. Her non fiction series If You Were Me and Lived in...has been embraced by educators and parents everywhere. If You Were Me and Lived in...Mexico received the Pinnacle Award for 2012, and If You Were Me and Lived in...Kenya has received Five Stars from the ForeWord Review The Clarion Review. She continues to work in her family business and lives on Long Island with her husband and near her children and grandchildren.
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 every edition of IUeMag in the poetry section.
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.
David Scott Hay
David Scott Hay is an award-winning Chicago playwright and screen-writer. He
has been hailed by the Chicago Sun-Times as a new generation Albee-Mamet-Shepard.
His screenplay adaptation of his play HARD SCRAMBLED won Creative Screenwriting
Magazine's New Visions Filmmaking Fellowship enabling him to direct the feature
film starring Kurtwood Smith.
Indradeep Banerjee is a passionate Bengali from the city Kolkata, with a high level of
partiality towards its food and culture. He is a physics graduate with a Silver Medal
from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. Yet he chose a career in marketing with
Flipkart because conformist thinking does not inspire him. He is an avid reader of books,
articles, and philosophical texts yet has no personal religious or political beliefs. His
favorite authors are Ayn Rand and Victor Hugo. He believes the purpose of every man on Earth
is to understand the true nature of the almighty, and that quest inspires him everyday.
Iqbal Atcha is an international speaker, professional branding consultant and career
success expert. His 'Diamond Concept' has helped thousands of professionals create their
own unique brand and build their legacy in the corporate and entrepreneurial world. Organizations
utilize Iqbal's keen insights and 10+ years of business experience to energize their employees
and help them excel in multiple areas of advancement including career development,
customer service, communication and sales.
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.
Jeanne Claire Probst
Jeanne Claire Probst was born and raised in the New England state of Massachusetts. She began her slow-starting writing career in her early teen years. She excited to be fulfilling a life-long dream of writing a novel of which "The Fifteen Houses, a Novel" is her first published work. Jeanne shares her poetry blog, "Thought and Poem," on her Facebook Page: A Poem A Day, that is aimed to encourage, comfort, and well, just to tell what it is like being human!
Following sixteen years as a travel agent, Jody Lebel switched gears,
returned to school and became a court reporter. She swapped jetting
off to fun and exotic locations for reporting the cases of murderers, rapists, and thieves.
Jody has always incorporated writing in her life. She created murder mystery nights for her
travel agency and wrote travel articles for local magazines.
Jody was raised in charming New England, was an only child who had an only child and now lives
with her two cats in a high-rise on the ocean in Southern Florida.
John Emil Augustine
John Emil Augustine grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota and toured in his twenties and early thirties with local and national acts; writing, arranging, and performing with notable jazz, blues, gospel, reggae, post funk, prog rock, and folk groups. John has also been a landscaper, mail carrier, English professor, and forklift operator. He currently lives in Minneapolis with his wife and four boys. John is the author of the From the Abyss book series has also recorded the album Chants for Renewal, Presence and Awareness.
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.
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, currently
pursuing her professional course(CS). She has been the Best girl
student in her school and a MS Exponer in her college. She is
passionate about writingPoems and designing sarees.
Khushboo Betala is a commerce graduate and university topper from Chennai,
currently pursuing C.A. She is passionate about writing Poetry. It is more
than a hobby. She also enjoys reading poems. It gives her strength and inspiration to write poems.
Lesley Tither is a freelance copywriter/copy editor/author. Born in England, she moved to France in 2007 with her brother and their elderly mother, who was suffering from dementia. Writing under the pen-name of Tottie Limejuice, she has published two books, 'Sell the Pig' and 'Is That Billinge Lump?', both bestsellers on Amazon in the USA and UK. The third part of the Sell the Pig trilogy is due out in April 2014. Her interests include walking with her dogs, camping, wildlife and organic gardening.
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.
Mary Ann Vitale
Mary Ann Vitale was born in Italy. At the age of fifteen, she came to the USA and lives in Michigan. She is married and has three grown children and several grandchildren. At the age of fifty, Mary Ann wrote her first story for her granddaughter. Urged by constant inspiration, she wrote many other children's stories, poems, and songs. "The Water Lily Fairy" is her first book for children and it won the YATR 2013 Literary Awards Best Children's Book. Other books she published: "The Water Lily Fairy at the Ice Cream Palace," "Ants in my Pants," and "La Fata delle Ninfee."
Michael Dale-Asiedu is a 23 year old political science graduate from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, currently a National Service Personnel with the Islamic Education Project (IEP-Accra, Ghana). He is a self-motivated individual deeply interested and has a great passion towards
creative writing which includes poetry, motivational pieces and write-ups of global interest. Michael
considers himself a citizen of this world, keen follower of international affairs, a humanitarian, essayist,
poet and a passionate dreamer, an ardent lover of nature and nature's off-springs. A staunch believer in
the positive and transformational dynamism that putting words together through writing can bring.
The three D's - Discipline, deligence and determination
G. Mitchell Baker
G. Mitchell Baker traditionally publishes novels in genres of contemporary fiction, paranormal metaphysical mystery, bio-social science fiction, and young adult/middle grade fiction. Having worked with multiple publishers, Baker continues his exclusive relationship with the small-press, Master Koda Select Publishing, U.S.A. Baker draws on his a diverse experience that includes practicing law, teaching, living in many places, and, while maintaining interests in sports that include having played baseball at national championship levels and having competed at high levels in multiple disciplines of Karate. Baker also enjoys contributing to magazines like Inspiration Unlimited eMag, as well as writing feature length movie screenplays.
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Mohan is a multi-faceted individual, a native of Bangalore, graduate of electronics and
a speaker by passion. He is a multilingual inspirational speaker with the capability to
converse in Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi and English and has taken inspirational
talks in many cities of India. He's an ardent daily blogger, hardcore networker &
has special interest in fitness & body building.
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.
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.
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. He is currently studying in 12th Class. 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.
Nikita Aggarwal is a young passionate writer from India. She is pursuing
her Bachelors degree in commerce from Delhi University. She is also 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.
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.
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Ogwo David Emenike
Ogwo David Emenike, currently residing in Nigeria, is a young Sage,
Motivator, Essayist, Poet, positive change
facilitator, life coach,
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.
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.
Patricia is currently a college student. Her novel 'Antiserum' was published while
she was 16 years old and a Junior in High School. She
also 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!
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 in every edition keep the readers hooked on for more.
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.
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. She did her engineering from NITK and now pursuing
Masters in IBM from Heriot-Watt University.
Rohit P Tahiliani
Rohit P. Tahiliani is an undergraduate student pursuing B.E in Computer Science &
Engg. at NMAM Institute Of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka, INDIA. His areas of interest
include Computer Networks and Ethical Hacking. He loves being aware about the emerging
trends in technology. He is a white hat hacker and an amateur photographer.
Besides this, he dabbles into a bit of poetry writing.
Sandhya is from Bangalore, currently working for Huawei technologies as a software engineer. An avid reader with a love for books of all kinds, she tries with her quill to inspire souls, to make the reader's day be filled with the music her words begin to sing. She tries to free the bird from its cage, and wishes the reader, like the bird, can fly high, towards where he is destined to go.
Shreyas M Koti is a 22 year old 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'.
Shruti Balasa is the lead web-designer, the operations head at Pluwis Web Solutions
(which builds websites for people & organisations). 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.
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!
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.
An experiment in International living
11th March 2014
Believing in the Power of Dreams: Lessons from the life of Anne Frank
Stephen Jennison Smith
Stephen Jennison Smith is the Author of both the Arth Series books and
The Books of Kendra. He has just released the second in the Kendra series
called The 24. He is now thinking about the third in the series called
Kendra and the Wolf-Master.
Sujit Lalwani is the founder of Inspiration Unlimited (IU). The IU Group under his
leadership is involved in inspiring the world through different verticals, while he
is an author and a highly sought after Inspirational Speaker. His debut book 'Life Simplified'
has traveled places. He is an
entrepreneur with a knack for creating opportunities out of nowhere & has represented
India at Switzerland (OYW conference), UK (Your Big Year Competition), Russia
(VISIT Russia Forum), Pittsburgh (OYW 2012) & Nepal (innumerable speeches).
He is also the founder of 36meals.com, IU Youth 2 Children, IU Newspaper Bag & IU Cares Projects.
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Dr. Trilok Kumar Jain
Trilok Kumar Jain is passionate to promote social entrepreneurship, spirituality, relative economics, sustainable development and career guidance. He has performed as institution builder with many institutions including Sri Jain P G College Bikaner, Podar College Nawalgarh, Sri A V Jain Girls College (as principal), Bhavnagar University, IMS Bikaner (as faculty member). He organised many campaigns for social development including voters awareness campaign, wool workers development campaign, nutrition awareness campaign in Bikaner. Presently he is working as Dean in ISBM, Suresh Gyan Vihar University Jaipur.
Tom Ufert is a 48 year old best-selling author, former political insider & community affairs activist that has survived twenty-one years with three disabilities. His literary genres include memoir/biography, political non-fiction, & reference/quotations. Past accolades range from White House Fellow nominee & Rotary International graduate fellow to LBJ congressional intern & scholarship recipient. He has a double BA in history & political science with graduate studies in East Asian political affairs. Ufert's charitable fundraising endeavors include music education, AIDs outreach services, political campaigns, disaster relief, and disability assistance. Raised in Louisiana, he presently lives in Texas.
Political Craps : A Call for Reform
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17th March 2014
Inspired Activism in the Face of Partisan Dysfunction
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.
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.
There are few real innovators in the internet - Wayne Mansfield is one. As a
pioneer of internet marketing, he is now setting new standards in blog publishing
and passive income creativity. He is Australia's most connected Direct
Marketer. Expert direct marketer using long letter copy, postcards, fax
marketing and email marketing over last 25 years. He is also publisher at The
Maverick Partnership;. Founder at Australian Education Corporation.
Zoha Khalid, from Pakistan is a science graduate with majors botany, zoology and
chemistry. Currently pursuing masters/professional degree in International Relations.
Running her own lifetsyle blog at www.eviexclusive.com. Her interests include,
Photography, poetry, writing, music.