Ganga Bharani Vasudevan

A simple girl with complicated dreams.
IT person for food, short film maker for fun and a writer for life.

Author Bio


Ganga Bharani is an Engineering graduate who chose to write books like many other Engineers turned writers. Having published three novels, she is currently writing her fourth sitting in Chennai, an Indian City. Plots and prompts rushing to her are penned down into a series of books titled ‘Creative Writing Prompts and Plots’.

She started her writing career with opinion pieces to newspapers, then tried her hands at blogging, which led to her winning the BEST URBAN CHENNAI BLOGGER Award. Her playful attempt at making short films has churned out ten such short films about social issues. Two of her short films about inclusion of differently abled won Best Film Award and Special Mention Award at WE CARE international film festival. She is now into script writing for feature films and web series. She also works with a leading MNC as an IT Engineer.

In short, she is a simple girl with complicated dreams

Books



Just You Me and a Secret

“Who the hell do I reflect in the mirror? Where am I? First of all, who am I?” Meera wakes up after a terrible accident with no memory to herself. She sees a stranger in the mirror and seems to be living with another stranger, Ashruth. Before she gets used to responding when she is addressed ‘Meera’, Ashruth dumps her with a story that he says is her past. He claims that they were so much in love with each other and that they were engaged. Armed with what seems to be her personal diary, Meera tries to grasp her identity and her reality. But no matter how hard she tries, she just seems to be unable to connect. Will Meera ever regain her memory? Will she fall in love with him the same way? Or, wait, is he lying to her? What makes her fall in love with Santhosh, her cousin? Will she choose to stay and battle this through or will she run away to start a life afresh?


A Minute to Death

Young, vivacious and an aspiring writer, Riya wants nothing more from her longtime crush/boyfriend than to let her in on one of his exciting investigations. After all, what better source material for a book than a real life tragedy? No-nonsense veteran cop, Rohan picks a case of probable suicide to satisfy Riya's needs. Little does he know that there is more to this case than meets the eye. What made the victim hang herself at the break of dawn? What is the secret that her group of friends is hiding? Will Riya be able to salvage a workable plot for her upcoming novel out of this case of seemingly simple suicide?


A Sip of Love and a Sip of Coffee

How many years did you have to wait to find true love? Avanthika didn’t have to wait too long. She met Gautham right at the age of ten and fell in love with him right at the first sight. She had no idea the way this guy was going to change her life. (Gautham: Come on! Any relationship with a girl be it love or marriage, changes guys’ life not the girls’. Ask any man out there and edit your blurb accordingly. Author: Relationships change people and when it is love or marriage it brings in a positive change to one’s life. I was trying to hide the quarrels that we had throughout the book from the readers but you did not give me a choice. Now, jump into the book or you will be found and replaced throughout the book by a different guy. ) Avanthika was a love-one-guy-all-through-life kind of girl. Gautham was love-a-girl-sincerely-then-move-on-to-the-next-and-start-being-sincere-allover-again kind of guy. Though they were poles apart, no one could imagine them without each other. They remained such close friends for years together. Before she could express her feelings to him at the age of sixteen, he proposes Avanthika’s good looking close friend. And before she could digest this, he breaks up with her and proposes Avanthika. Though he isn’t sure of anything they get into a relationship. Eventually he falls for her. Will they retain the love till they become adults? Will maturity kill their puppy love? Will they move apart with the tide of time? A story of how a puppy love transforms into a strong relationship as it collects maturity in its journey with time.

Kindle Books



Just You Me and a Secret

“Who the hell do I reflect in the mirror? Where am I? First of all, who am I?” Meera wakes up after a terrible accident with no memory to herself. She sees a stranger in the mirror and seems to be living with another stranger, Ashruth. Before she gets used to responding when she is addressed ‘Meera’, Ashruth dumps her with a story that he says is her past. He claims that they were so much in love with each other and that they were engaged. Armed with what seems to be her personal diary, Meera tries to grasp her identity and her reality. But no matter how hard she tries, she just seems to be unable to connect. Will Meera ever regain her memory? Will she fall in love with him the same way? Or, wait, is he lying to her? What makes her fall in love with Santhosh, her cousin? Will she choose to stay and battle this through or will she run away to start a life afresh?


60 Creative Writing Prompts and Plots

As writers, we all want to tell stories and keep the readers engaged. In this book you will find 60 prompts. This is not like the other prompt books that you find in the market where they just list one liners as a prompt. In this book you will be given prompts or plots and ways to develop them into various genres. These prompts will not just create a spark in you to create your own story but also guide you to twist and turn them into a story you will be comfortable writing.


Shades of Lives

Every story is a collection of words and a hand full of punctuation. But each story is different and it’s the writers’ responsibility to make every story they write unique. In this book, the author has tried his best to make every story different from each other. This book contains 16 stories.

Get in touch


Behind every successful person there are people, a lot of them. I respect each and everyone who contributes to every inch I move ahead. Your email can change this author's day into a meaningful one. Read any of my books? Mail me about it to gangabharaniv@gmail.com