Roy T James

Biography

He has taken to writing on retirement from Indian Navy in 2013 after a lengthy career, during which he had the good luck to come across as colleagues, subordinates and superiors, a real, wide cross section of India, and quite a few more from the rest of the world. Every second person, during those years, that one had to do business with, thus being from widely different backgrounds and consequently presenting a kaleidoscopic view of society, he couldn't but reflect on human transactions in many colors, each of them leading to a horde of imponderables, human or non human, living and non living.
So far has published the following books:
-Origin of Caste in India, revised and republished as CASTE The Unexplored Territories, a new, practical and fundamentally different approach to the most vexed social problem of India.
-Origin of Evolution, revised and republished as The Unsure Male, a holistic look at the issue of life which shockingly opens up a myriad of possibilities.
-Glimpses of Autobiography, a collection of memories.
-Hubs that Provoke, a collection of Essays
-Homo Posterus, a science fiction novel

Smashwords Interview

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading, any unpopular topic interests me a lot. and therefore there is never a dull period!
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I am attracted to discussions on current affairs and that is a goldmine, as far as discovering a new topic to ponder.
Read more of this interview.

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Books

Homo-Posterus
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is about a young inventor's journey in time. He goes to 3000 AD and meets with the future humans. He happens to learn certain horrible stories of our coming years before reaching the point of no return.
Hubs that Provoke
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of observations, especially covering the irrational in our life.
CASTE : The Unexplored Territories
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Caste is a relic of dark ages. It did not evolve into a modernized version in the natural course of events as the people of India were not the real custodians of Indian society, having been under foreign rule for many years and those rulers finding great use in caste. Why it still clings on to India, when rest of the world are free of remnants of bygone eras, is analyzed here.
The Unsure Male
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
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Look at males of any species. It is not difficult to see that the areas they monopolize are, invariably, careless attitude, unprofessional approach or aggressive behavior. Most of us readily attribute this to evolution. How? Why? The answer to these questions surprisingly is the answer to all that is happening in the world, especially the violent nature of many of our societies.
Glimpses of Autobiography
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A few events, personalities and impressions that would have found a place in my autobiography, if ever I wrote one.

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