Interview with Prakash Hegade

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Alarm! May be! Kidding. It might not be the same each day. Some times the previous days pending work does not allow to sleep. Its the driving passion to wake up and get it done. Some times the eyes are so tired that, sleep is all I need. Essentially, its the work which I love to do. They give a kick start.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Family, Research, Outings and a lot many things. I write in my free time. So, it should be like, When i am not doing anything else, i am writing.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Titles. A read of few pages. Rest will flow.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
My first story, Yes. It was printed in a kannada daily newspaper. I still have the copy preserved. My first Novel is called "Today Calls Tomorrow". You can google it. It's free available to be read online.
What is your writing process?
There is no process. There is writing and more of writing.
Which is your favorite book?
"Who will Cry When You Die" by Robin Sharma.
What do you read for pleasure?
Anything that excites me. Text books as well. They should have a story to tell.
Describe your desk
Its Messy. My wife always complains!
When did you first start writing?
Since i was a kid. Possibly like 6th standard. Writing daily diary for ten years has sure helped me a lot in crafting a better me.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Genes? Many have passion to write in my family tree.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I have become a fan of Smashwords. It has made the whole process of publishing so easy!
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The joy is more when people read and comment on it.
What do your fans mean to you?
Nothing less than everything!
Published 2016-03-09.
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Books by This Author

A to Z First Principles of Life
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2019. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
April excites me also because of A to Z challenge. This was my third year I took up the challenge and successfully completed it. My theme this year was: Foreign word/phrase a day and 8 line poem for it.
A to Z - Life Emotions
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
April month is as well dedicated for A to Z challenge apart from regular routines. This was the second year(2018) I took up the challenge and successfully completed it. My theme this year was: A to Z emotions and expressions of life.
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
Give the key, Get the address, Makes the data, faster access. This ebook talks about hashing data structure using 'C' as language medium wherever required.
The Void
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
We all live with voids. A lot of. Void is emptiness. Void is nothingness. Void is eternal. If there is anything that can occupy infinity, then it is void. Void is ever lasting, replacing in its forms.
The Web Circular
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Web / general
It’s kind of a Notice. Like a note given to web and web enthusiasts. The book presents a very brief history of evolution and as well predicts a few things that could deliver an obligatory friendly web in the future.
A to Z – Poem for an Idiom
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This ebook puts everything together from A to Z. There is an Idiom, its meaning and then followed by an eight line poem. I hope you enjoy reading them all. If you ask me my favorite, I would go for one done for the letter – ‘V’.
Poem Shop
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
Poems have the ability to speak the thoughts in more than one said way, touching various levels of depth. While the poet pens down with individual perspective, the reader has a freedom to give the concluding thoughts.
See, Say, Market Recommendations
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / internet marketing
Who recommended you to read this book? - Man (or self discovered)? Or a Machine? That is what we are going to talk mostly about. Or reach a conclusion of that kind. Its about the timeline of market and the recommendation systems.
100 Haiku
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
This ebook has the first hundred Haiku that I have pen down. I hope you will read and enjoy them. I would be much happier if it inspires to write one!
Beyond 24
Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Beyond 24 is a love story where the hours of time are bound to love. Time arranges meet of two people, everyday increased by an hour. The question is what happens on the 25th day!
Run - The Secret Destination
Price: Free! Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
I have this concept of ‘Run’ and all I want to do is to explain what it is and what it means in a very (read ‘very’ in a very stressed and stretched expression) detailed and to the point analysis.
Poetic Desk
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General, Poetry » Themes & motifs » Love
Thoughts take words, words go phrases, phrases extend lines and poems thus shine. A collection of 30 poems for everyone's read.
Structures and C
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
‘Does understanding structures make us a better programmer?’ ask this question to a programming expert and one might think and give a detailed answer. If you put the question this way: ‘Does understanding structures clearly and in dept make us a better programmer?’, then there would be a quick ‘yes’ with no second thoughts. Read the book to perfect yourself with 'structures'.
Design of a Programmer
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
This book will aid you in being a better programmer. If you have plans to start learning programming or have just began, then this is the right time to read this book. In any other case as well, the time is still good.
The Engineering Menu
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Yearbooks & annuals
This is a batch book dedicated to the Class of 2016 graduating from department of ISE, BVBCET, Hubli, Karnataka, India.
Today Calls Tomorrow: A Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
I don’t want to say it’s yet another unique love story. I don’t even want to say it’s different. But it’s definitely a love story!
PhD - The Messy Desk
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research
Okay, so you decided to have a Permanent Head Damage! Isn’t it? So why you want a PhD! Does it mean that? Very much! Needless I say all that, PhD is one hell of an exciting journey. This book will reveal all the encounters one will undergo. It’s more like being arrested for no reason and no one is giving you the bail!
P for Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
Poems for the silent, for the noisy, for the readers, for the writers, for anyone who loves to read.