Shailesh Kumar

Operations Leader, IITian, Author in making (will always be)


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Three things people don’t know about you?

I love sports ( watching playing ) specially Cricket and Lawn Tennis. I love singing and dancing hanging around with my close friends.

What’s your greatest fear?

I do not want to have any regrets in life. Either w.r.t. relationships or things that I want to pursue.

What is your greatest achievement?

Building relations which stays for long long time and reaffirmation of trust is not needed.

High point of your life?

When I took my son in my arms for the first time. The day I was selected in IIT.

Low point of your life

Loosing one of my first friend ( my elder brother) when he died and we have not even talked for years before that.

Which living person do you most admire?


Who is your favorite fictional hero?

Late Irrfan Khan

Who is your favorite fictional villain?


Who are your favorite authors?

Robin Sharma, Chetan Bhagat, Robert Kiyosaki, Joseph Murphy

What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

Five point someone, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Leadership Wisdom, The Power of your subconscious mind, The monk who sold his ferrari, Fountain Head

Is there a book you love to reread?

Rich Dad Poor Dad

What are your 5 favorite movies of all time?

The Cinderella man, Haasil, Piku, Life of Pi, Rang De Basanti, Zindagi na milegi Dobara

One Superpower you wish you had?

Meet anyone I want at any point of time whenever I want to ( specially Friends and Family)

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

And thats why he was in peace with himself

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?

I would still want to be exactly the same places where I actually was.

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

Movie making and Acting

Which book you wish you had written ?

Fountain Head

When and where do you write ?

No specific time and place

Silence or music?


One phrase that you use most often?

To be very frank

Do you have a writing ritual / superstition?

None. May be in future...

What’s your guilty reading pleasure?

Not Sure

Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

I am a new writer. I am Believing in the process and myself as things are directly coming from heart. Probably that's what I would like to have when I become a well known author.

The Author, Shailesh Kumar, is a B.Tech. from IIT Kanpur. He spent his childhood in the city of Allahabad. From a very humble and financially middle class family he became a rank holder in IIT JEE and completed his B.Tech. from IIT Kanpur in the year 2006. He built his career in Operations across different industries like Oil and Gas, manufacturing and E Commerce. He currently works as a Senior Operations Leader in Amazon, Canada. He is 39 years of age as on Oct 2023. He lived his childhood with his parents and his two elder brother and one elder sister and a very few very close friends.
This book is a work of fiction and based on some life experiences of him. He feels passionate about the story to come out for the readers.

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