Anita Shirodkar was the creative director (art) at Mudra Communications and has spent twenty years in advertising. She is currently creative consultant to a destination management company that promotes tourism to India. She has also forayed into food writing, including writing content for a gourmet food store in Mumbai, and a cookbook which she has designed, photographed and ghost-written for a nutritional specialist. Anita resides in Mumbai and Dubai, where she manages a business. This is her first work of fiction.