Name Ashok Malli
Where are you from
I am originally from India and received my Education from New Delhi India.
I am now settled in New York.
I have been writing poetry from school Days.
I took interest in poetry writing as a teenager. My elder brother Mr. Girdhari Malli
Wrote poetry and evoked a passion in me too for poetry writing.
I considered myself a poet and writer when I was a teenager.
I always wrote Poems which were published in School magazine and other poetry
Websites. So I decided to write my first Poetry book.
I always write motivational and inspirational poetry. I just thought about the title one day.
I am very focused about poetry writing and I do give the credit of my poetry to my elder brother
Mr. Girdhari Malli.
I would like to advice other writers and readers to be Original.If You copy others people lose interest in your work.
My first book which I read “ Noddy goes to School” by Enid Blyton.
Boot Polish was the Indian movie which made me cry. Charlie Chaplin
Movies made me laugh a lot in childhood.
I would like to meet my school teachers again.
On my head stone it should be written :Here lies the Soul exploited ,battered and which
could not understand human beings.
I write poetry which is straight from the heart and it is very relevant and realistic .
Writing is reflection of your soul and experiences with life.
The biggest influence in my life is my brother whose poems motivated me.
All I read is poetry by renowned poets like Keats ,Frost and Shakespeare.
I like a lot of new authors .
I am working on a new poetry book
My friends supported me a lot.
Yes …I am a poet and I will keep writing …
If I have to change anything in my latest book ….I feel nothing ….My book is my expression of my life.
In my childhood I used to read and read… Books were my best friends.
My hobbies are traveling , music, reading poetry and watching movies.
I love to watch romantic and comedy shows. My favorite color is Purple.
My favorite food is Indian Curries which are spicy.
I like romantic songs and inspirational folk music.
My Page www.Facebook.com/AshokMalli
If I was not a writer I would be an actor.