The book is a compendium of selected writing of senior journalist P.P.Balachandran. A Delhi-based journalist for most of the 40 years. Bala has been witness, all these years, to great many events that impacted India democracy, in particular, and the subcontinent's geopolitics, in general.
P.P.BALACHANDRAN is a Malayalee born in Andhra Pradesh(Visakhapatnam), but grew up mostly in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. He did his graduation in History and Master's in English Literature which he left half way through to do a PG course in Journalism under the renowned journalist M.Shivram at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Trivandrum.