Mallikarjun B. Mulimani

Poet, philosopher and student of life

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Three things people don’t know about you?

My life is an open book.

What’s your greatest fear?

That I will fear.

What is your greatest achievement?

Still alive and kicking.

High point of your life?

Every day is a festival of life

Low point of your life

How low? Never hit bottom.

Which living person do you most admire?

My father.

Who is your favorite fictional hero?

It’s fiction. No heroes there.

Who is your favorite fictional villain?

No Fiction. In reality, myriad villains.

Who are your favorite authors?

Everyone who makes a sincere effort to write. It shows.

What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

Every book has at least one beautiful paragraph and it makes it worthwhile to read the whole book.

Is there a book you love to reread?

Many, the ones I don’t understand.

What are your 5 favorite movies of all time?

Every movie is a potpourri of emotions. Some great, some not able to do justice, but not bad.

One Superpower you wish you had?

Happy being normal.

Your epitaph would read? /Last line in your biography would be?


If you had a time machine to take you back to any country and any time period, where would you choose to be for your childhood, adolosent , adult life and silver years?

Anywhere in the universe where there is love.

If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

To become a better human being.

Which book you wish you had written ?

Wrong question, no answer.

When and where do you write ?

Everywhere and anytime.

Silence or music?

Are they not the same?

One phrase that you use most often?

Brevity is of the essence.

Do you have a writing ritual / superstition?


What’s your guilty reading pleasure?


Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

No Limits, No Regrets.

Mallikarjun B. Mulimani is a young electronics and communication engineer turned writer. He initially wrote poems; later took up to writing short stories, novellas, and novels. So far, he has contributed to seven books viz. ‘Abstractions’, ‘Buddha in a Mercedes’, ‘The Holy Plumber and Other Stories’, ‘Operation Epiphany - God’s Journey on Earth’, ‘Victims Incorporated-Circles of Sub-consciousness’, ‘Dams Across the Flow’ and ‘What Happened to my Creativity?’ Four of these books have been published by Writers Workshop, Kolkata, one by S. Chand & Company LTD. New Delhi, another by Current Publications, Agra, and the remaining one was self-published by CreateSpace. The author’s style is one in which he feels that brevity is of the essence. In his work, the author wrestles with the aspects of life, love, death, God, religion, sex, and other serious issues. The author touches upon the metaphysical side of all the above-mentioned issues whenever he deals with them in his work. He is a serious writer, who also has a very subtle sarcastic wit about him. Even though he is still young, many eminent persons including the late Prof. U. R. Ananthamurthy have appreciated him.

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