Bob D'Costa

Biography

Poet, author educationist, author of four books of poems, A Brutal Sunset, The Ten Commandments, Gods on Earth, Dark Roots writing on love, protest, social issues and quest into philosophy; Genres of novels are literary fiction, romance, mystery, paranormal and partly psychological. Two novels, Love and Life in a Changing City in paperback form, and No New Mail but Mail from a New Girl in e-book from. K. A. Abbas categorized Bob’s poems to those of Walt Whitman, Pablo Neruda, Majaz, Mayakovsky, Sardar Jaffri, Faiz Ahmed Faiz. Dr. Krishna Srinivas commented on Bob as Federick Lorca of India. Rosemary C. Wilkinson, Secretary, World Academy of Arts and Culture, California categorized Bob’s poems to those of Bob Dylan. Bob gives poetry readings at gatherings and takes writers for retreats in the lap of nature. Bob teaches English to students from Classes IV-XII, English for SAT and is also a Counsellor to students going for higher studies to the US. He is also a founding member of Asia Pacific Writers & Translators Association. Bob resides in Calcutta with his wife Sucheta Ghose and their son, Pablo. www.bobdcosta.yolasite.com www.bob.dcosta14@gmail.com

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Books

A Stranger Lurks in My Brain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry
A sunset is not a sunset Till it does not bleed The word in me not a word Till it is beaten in my wordsmith’s forge. If writings do not make you think and ponder, they are mere words put together. If they have no power to stir up your soul, it proves you actually possess no soul. Hence, these poems speak from the backstreets to the high rise of a city cutting clean into your flesh, waking your so
Lost - A love story to make you fall in love again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Before Rohan returned to his country, he and Fai had promised to keep communicating. But in these five years what prevents her from replying to his e-mails? Their love for each other was close to madness and the ghost of their relationship kept haunting him. Now once again he has to visit Bangkok. Will he get to meet her there? If he does, what will his destiny foretell? Or hers?
Love Story of Bruce & Rachnee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
The strange connection beyond love - The unknown key holding the lovers When Bruce, a teacher and Rachnee, a high school student fall in love, their different dreams but with a common connection drive them to search further for their own identity. This quest takes them to a bizarre world of youths committing suicide, a woman in an orange coloured sari flitting past and an eccentric man luring youn
Bruce and Rachnee… diary entry of lovers after death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,300. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
As night thickens, the soul of Bruce, long dead, settles inside Jack’s head, telling him to churn out a story on Jill, the statuette on his table when, in a parallel universe, Jill becomes Rachnee, Bruce’s beloved and picks up a stone with life in it and a beer mug with faces floating inside. At the old and abandoned mansion, the old lady’s face resembles that of Jill’s and the hunt for the Point

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