Sahitya Akademi Awardee for Children’s literature (English), 2016 for her book “His Share of Sky”, Rashmi Narzary is an author, columnist, freelance editor and soft skills consultant. Despite an academic background in Economics and Human Resource Management, writing remains her passion. Thus was published WINGS, her first book, in the year 2005, which is a collection of short stories. Looking Beyond, her second book, was released in 2006.
His Share of Sky (2012) is her third and Mosaic, a collection of short stories, is her latest book. Narzary also paints, in oils and water colour.
A very home loving person, she stays in Guwahati with husband Hemanta Narzary, a senior Assam-Meghalaya cadre IAS officer, their daughter Sandhya, who has just completed her MBBS and son Jairaj who is in the Xth standard and who plays badminton and the piano with equal flair! Of course, Narzary’s profile wouldn’t be complete without mention of Eddie and Fido, the family’s absolutely adorable German Spitz and Lhasa Apso respectively!
Her upcoming works include a novel for children and yet another fiction.