Author Interview: Vikram Singh
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Author's Name: Vikram Singh
Book Name: Mystery of the Urban Monks
Question 1) Hello Sir, Can you plz introduce yourself?
Hi, my name is Vikram Singh. I am a banker, an academician, a philanthropist, and a passionate writer.
Question 2 )What is the key message in the book?
Life should be an ideal mix of materialism and spirituality. Anything that we have more than our need becomes a toxin in our life.
Question 3)What inspired you to start writing?
I have traveled extensively and that gave me a lot of experiences. I think writing is just putting those experiences in the form of a story.
Question 4) What's the most difficult part of writing a book?
Since, writers enjoy creativity, writing your first draft is enjoyable. The difficult part is editing your drafts. Reading your story, again and again, can become mentally exhausting at times.
Question 5) As the book is based on spirituality. How much you believe in Spirituality?
Spirituality to me is part materialism and part empathy, which makes most of us spiritual.
Question 6) If your book was to be made into a movie, who are the celebrities that would star in it?
Ha ha! I haven't thought that far but since you are asking If I were to make a movie on this story I would cast Ajay Devgun as Krish, Farhan Akhtar as Asif, and Saif Ali Khan as Tony.
Question 7)Tell us about the process for coming up with the cover.
We did a lot of search before finalizing this cover, it took us a week to find an ideal picture for our urban monks.
Question 8) What do you hope your readers take away from this book?
I hope, my book makes the readers feel happy about life and celebrate it.