“DR Anu Girdhar, She is MDS in prosthodontics and professor in a reputed dental college in Chandigarh .she is the chairperson of Women Dental council as well. She has authored many articles in national and international dental journals. Her journey in poetry started in this period of lockdown, she has written many poems and some of them have been published in various web magazines. She has won many poetry challenges and has been awarded for her writing skills at national and international level. Her poems have been part of various national and international anthologies.
Some of her poetry recitation is on the you tube as well. She is really motivated to write more and better in future.
She appeared in the renowned lifestyle magazine; July issue, as inspiration for women .She has been awarded by Gujrat Sahitya Academy and Motivational strips”
Criticspace Journals: Welcome to Criticspace Journals, author. Congratulations on the release of your book. What responses are you getting from your readers? Please share your experience with this book.
Anu Girdhar: Thank-you so much for making me part of Criticspace Journals, I’m actually getting a good response from the readers, some of them posted their reviews on my Facebook page and Amazon, my experience with book is excellent. The happiness I got when I received my 1st copy can’t be explained in words.
Criticspace Journals: What encourages you to become an Author?
Anu Girdhar: For me writing is catharsis a journey within. I love to write my heartfelt emotions in the form of poems, I think it’s the better way to convey and express.
Criticspace Journals: What are your favorite topics of writing? Please tell us something about your interest areas in the literature.
Anu Girdhar: my favorite topics revovole around emotions of women. I write on the feelings of being a lover, wife, mother, daughter and a woman who is complete in herself.
Criticspace Journals: We were hoping you could tell us about some of those writers who had inspired you and whom you follow!
Anu Girdhar: I got the inspiration of writing from my husband Dr Puneet and my best friend Dr Sonia Batra. But I follow many writers, difficult to name anyone in particular. All the fellow poets and poetess inspire me in many ways.
Criticspace Journals: The titles seem different and catchy; how you decided it? Please let us know the story behind it.
Anu Girdhar: The story behind the title is my own story, How a girl in me evolved from a shy, introvert girl to a confident, professional, independent woman. As the life was unfolding, a girl in me was getting better.
Criticspace Journals: What are your achievements so far? Tell us something about your writing career.
Anu Girdhar: My writing career is just a year old, I have written more than100 poems till now. All the poems have been well applauded at various poetry forums, and I have been rewarded at various levels. Many of my poems have been accepted to be part of web magazines and various anthologies. I was rewarded with Gujrat Sahitya Academy Award on the eve of independence day in 2020. I won many poetry challenges which actually encouraged me to take the journey of writing forward.
Criticspace Journals: What is your current goal in writing a career? How do you see your future in writing?
Anu Girdhar: I want to write the poetry which is relatable and heartfelt. My future in writing seems to be good if I keep on getting love and warmth from my readers.