Manoj Krishnan is a software engineer by profession, currently working in the US-based MNC in Gurgaon. He is the founder of the Asian Literary Society, a community of thousands of readers, writers, and poets from all over the world. Manoj Krishnan is the author of Historical fiction, "Kanishka," and four anthologies of poems, The Fragrance of Nature and Love, Enchanting Korea, Nagmani Darshan, Main Shiv Ban Jaaunga. He has compiled and edited seven international anthologies of poems. Manoj Krishnan’s poems and short stories have been selected and published in national and international anthologies. He has won international novel writing championship Nanowrimo 2017, 2018 and The Indian Awaz™ 'Author of the Year' 2017-18 Award. He runs a blog, "The Crimson book." Apart from writing, he is a voracious reader and reviewer. He is also interested in long-distance running, philately, painting, and paper cut art.