Never a disconnect is the story of single parenthood, female bonding and living life on your own terms.
Never a disconnect – audio book
Never A disconnect is a story of yearning, longing, despair and hope. Hear it now on the Storytel App
Guilt of the unfinished story
An unfinished story is like an incomplete dialogue that plays out in one’s head all the time. It is a self inflicted burden that only the writer can remove.
Latest review of Ascendance
My book Ascendance was reviewed in the premier journal ‘Indian Literature” of the Indian Academy of Letters, Sahitya Academy.
Participation in the SOA Literary Festival, Bhubaneswar
Participation in Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Literary Festival, Bhubaneswar
Participation in Bhopal Arts & Literature Festival
Bhopal – the magical city of lakes encircling small hills is clean and beautiful. The Bhopal Literature Festival was held from 10 to 12 Jan 2020.
Participation in Bangalore Literature Festival 2019
The year 2019 has been an inflection point, an exceptional year for Indian science fiction.
Writing science fiction…
The challenge of sci-fi is that a new world with all its dimensions has to be imagined. It has to be populated by characters – living or machines – that are distinct, yet remain plausible. Keeping it believable – that is the key.
A Discerning Review of Ascendance
When men and women don’t need each other: A review of Sadhna Shanker’s Ascendance Gautham Shenoy June 30, 2019 https://factordaily.com/sadhna-shanker-ascendance-scifi-review/ On a distant planet called Elone, in the distant future, live two ‘species’ antagonistic to one another. Given their violent past – that began on their home planet, and continued even after this new planet was…
An insightful review…
Even by the end, you can’t guess how the two sides could resolve their differences, you know that you need to hold on tight and trust her imagination. Because the ending, when it comes, blows you away!