Indrani Raimedhi is an award winning journalist, author and columnist. She is Features Editor at The Assam Tribune newspaper. Author of nine books, her poetry and short fiction have been published in Austria and the Netherlands. She has been Resource Person at IGNOU’s phone-in Creative Writing Programme at All India Radio, Guwahati. Several of her stories have been made into television serials. She has won the Kunjabala Devi Award for Investigative Journalism on women issues in 2004. She has visited Germany, Belgium and the United Kingdom as part of the AINEF – European Union Gender Project. She lives in Guwahati with her husband Ambika and is the mother of two sons Shankar Brata and Sidharth Samrat.