Recap: Twitter chat with Anand Neelakantan

TOI Books had a live Twitter chat with our first Write India Season 2 author of the month Anand Neelakantan on July 20, 2017. Write India enthusiasts, vouching to be winners, had several queries regarding weaving their story around the author passage. That is like the front display of a showroom. It is what makes someone test the story — anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017 #TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia Why not? Tell me a good story. Or invent a new genre — anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017 #TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia A good writer is the one who can make fiction that reads real — anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017 #TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia Asura, Ajaya and Rise of Kali took almost 10 years of preparation. Rise of Sivagami - 3 months — anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017 #TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia I write my mythological fiction like how a historical writer would. Sometimes I may fail. Try writing all ,read it to your friends and then send the best — anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017 Anand also tweeted saying that he wished he had a platform like Write India when he was struggling as a writer On being asked about his passage for TOI Write India contest, Anand tweeted: Write India winners too joined the Twitter chat with Write India author Anand Neelakantan. To submit your story for Write India author Anand Neelakantan, CLICK HERE.

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TOI WriteIndia author Anand Neelakantan
TOI WriteIndia author Anand Neelakantan

After receiving an overwhelming response for Write India, Season 2 of the largest crowd-sourced writing contest in India kick-started this year on July 7. TOI Books had a live Twitter chat with our first Write India Season 2 author of the month Anand Neelakantan on July 20, 2017. Write India enthusiasts, vouching to be winners, had several queries regarding weaving their story around the author passage. The bestselling author of the first book of the Baahubali trilogy – The Rise of Sivagami, Anand Neelakantan, resolved each query with great patience and they together made the chat a huge success.

Here are the excerpts from the chat in case you missed it:

Write India enthusiasts and aspiring writers asked Anand Neelakantan about various aspects of writing a good story

#TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia Title is very important. That is like the front display of a showroom. It is what makes someone test the story

— anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017

#TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia Why not? If the story is well told, an open ended one also should work fine

— anand neelakantan (@itsanandneel) July 20, 2017

#TOIAskAnand, #TOIWriteIndia I am not worried about genres. Tell me a good story. It could be…

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