Born and brought up in Orissa, India, Mona Dash moved to London in 2001.
As an Engineer and MBA, she works as a manager in a Telecoms company. She writes short stories and poetry and her work has been published in various magazines internationally such as Kavya Bharati, Muse India, The Lake, Poetry 24, 3 Elements, Dhauli Review, to name a few. Her work has also been anthologised in Suvarnarekha , Dance of the Peacock from India , Foreign Flavours, Foreign Encounters and other recent anthologies.
She is currently working towards a M.A in creative writing in the London Metropolitan University.’ Dawn-drops is her first collection of poetry published by Writer’s Workshop, India. Her first book of fiction is represented by Redink Literary agency.