An Interview with Author Roopali Trehan Srivastava

  • When did you discover your love for writing?
    When Covid-19 was first discovered in the year 2019.
  • What drives you to write or who inspires you?
    My life, emotions and experiences.
    My Inspiration is my mother.
  • Which genre do you prefer to write about?
    Poetries and Fiction in both Hindi and English.
  • How long does it take you to write the book “Maa Tujhsa Na Koi”?
    It took almost 3-months.
  • Tell us more about “Maa Tujhsa Na Koi”?
    The place of a mother is irreplaceable in a child’s life and her contributions are immeasurable.
    This book will touch your heart and you will be driven towards the sacrifices and efforts of a mother in the process of your upbringing.
  • What are your thoughts on ‘Storytelling is an art’?
    It is an art because it requires creativity, vision, skill and practice. It evokes powerful emotions.
  • Do you like reading? If yes, please tell us about your favourite authors and books?
    Yes, I love reading. My favorite books are Mansarovar and Godaan in Hindi.
    I love Sudeep Nagarkar, Chetan Bhagat and Ravindra Singh’s books in English.
  • Do you have any message for your readers?
    Respect and love your parents till they are alive and celebrate each day with them because once they are gone, you will be left empty handed.
  • What’s your message to budding/ aspiring writers?
    Whatever you feel just write that don’t copy others emotions and thoughts.
  • Lastly, how was your experience working with us?
    It was a great experience with InkQuills Publishing House. Full team is very supportive and co-operative.?

So that was Roopali. Thank you for taking out time and interacting with us.
Wishing her good luck for future. 

— Interviewed by Varsha Agrawal.