Nikesh Murali is an Amazon bestselling, Commonwealth Short Story Prize and DWL Story Prize-winning writer. Nikesh has received honourable mentions for the Katha Short Story Prize twice and has been nominated twice for Townsville Arts Award in Writing.
Nikesh is the author of a multi-award winning, Amazon bestselling short story collection 'The Killing fields'. His novel 'His Night Begins', which was praised by Crime Fiction Lover magazine for its 'terse action scenes and brutal energy', was released to critical acclaim and earned him the tag of the 'most hardboiled of Indian crime writers' from World Literature Today Journal.
Nikesh is also an internationally acclaimed spoken poetry artist. He reads the poetry of some of the greatest poets of this generation on Twitter & Instagram @_nikeshmurali. His poetry was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2007.