This week, we’re talking with Vinayak Raghuvamshi about his new book Lord Sri Krishna’s Commandments.
Tell us something unexpected about yourself!
I was an atheist till I was a teenager
How did you get into writing?
I enjoy expressing through words and was constantly encouraged by friends and family to try writing a book.
What are your top 3 books of all time?
- Journey to center of the earth by Jules Verne.
- The power of Now by Eckhard Tolle.
- Karma and Bhakti yoga by Swami Vivekananda.
Where did you get the inspiration for this book?
I would say I received divine inspiration and the thought just came to me from ‘above’.
How long did it take you to write this book?.
Have you got any writing rituals?
Usually early mornings. I write best between 5 to 7am.
How important is marketing and social media for you?
Do you read your book reviews?
I read every review.
What advice would you have for other writers?
Be open to change and do not be afraid to write and rewrite many times until you feel totally happy deep within.
What are you reading now?
Reading about making my web server more secure as I want to make sure my website stays up and responsive throughout to support my book.
What’s your next step?
Gather feedback, reviews and work on promoting the book.
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