Alick Bailey is a performing artist, poet, storyteller, and comic. His works have been featured in Indian and international anthologies, magazines, newspapers and websites. He has received the Literary Achievers Award at the 11th Asiad Literature Festival 2019 organized by the Bharat Nirman Foundation. He also earned a Fellowship at the UN-supported REX Karmaveer Global Fellowship and a Karmaveer Chakra Award. He has been nominated for the National Education Leadership Awards 2019. He is the founder of Hyderabad Poetry Showcase, Hyderabad Komedians, Hyderabad Komposers, and is working to make poetry, storytelling more accessible to the general public.