Amarendra Pattnaik is a native of Odisha (India). He graduated in engineering from University College of Engineering, Burla in 1989 and later pursued MBA at Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. After working for twenty years in the corporate sector, he shifted to academics and currently he is a Professor at KIIT University. Watching people and writing about their emotions is his passion. He loves talking to people and listening to their stories. He writes stories with two objectives – to make the readers smile and to make them think. He can be contacted at email@example.com.
Sandwiched between two travelogues, Shillong Diary and Jirang Diary, this story book is a collection of short and mini stories. Most of the stories have been written around human emotions. Some stories have animals and birds as the main characters.