Hello there! Welcome to my online home.

Ever since I was a little girl of eleven I wanted to be a writer. But for reasons too complex and numerous to be dwelt upon here I had to shelve my dream for decades. But in 2018, I quit my teaching job and took the plunge and have not regretted it one bit.

Brief Bio

Veena Narayan is a writer who quit her job to pursue her long cherished dream.

She has attended the first ever overseas Creative Writing Workshop conducted by the University of East Anglia in Calcutta during March-April, 2013 where the novelists Amit Chaudhuri and Romesh Gunesekera were the resource persons.

Her work has appeared in The Journal of Literature and Aesthetics and Bengaluru Review.

She is currently working on her novel set in the fictitious town of Ichikode.

If you wish to contact her please write to veena@veenanaryan.com