Dinesh Prasad believes that life is forever brimming with great stories and our imagination, technique and creativity are just the means to capture them. East of Love, West of Desire is his first collection of novellas. He is completing his second book Pin-codes, a collection of short stories. He is inspired by the writing of Amrita Pritam, Gulzar, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Haruki Murakami, Toni Morrison, Carole Martinez, Jeanette Winterson and many many others. He is an engineer and holds an MBA from IIMA. He works in the area of Analytics Consulting, though dreams of becoming a full-time writer.