Vikas Trivedi. Vikas Trivedi is an educator,with a masters in English Literature,Psychology and political science.what drives him to write about "The Hidden Spark" is the hope of reaching out to maximum number of people,guide them to their best self and assisting them in facing the umpteen challenges of life. His love for reading is only matched by his love for music and travelling. His life is an example of how one can turn adversity into an oppurtunity and overcome and surpass all roadblocks.

Author of The Hidden Spark

Who/What inspired you to write and what was your first writing about?

Writing has always been a part of me. Always. Well, that’s what I’ve always thought. I didn’t realize it until my journals got published in local newspapers and magazines. I get inspired when I read beautiful book.I am inspired by stories of people who give their best to make this world a better place. I am inspired when I find a quiet space and begin to pound out my words on my computer. It is in these moments, I find my voice. My purpose. My meaning, and this is why I am inspired to write and I encourage others to write.

What is more important to an author - getting readers or getting money?

Getting more readers is afcourse more important to me, for me writing means to reach out to people and to do something about them. But then more readers you have buying your books, the more money you’ll get! A wide and appreciative readership is, of course, a goal for any author. 

Have you ever had a writers' block? How did you deal with it?

Writers block is a part of every writer and its very natural and normal. For me to deal is I read Read my favorite author book which open my mind with new ideas.

How do you think digital and print binary are affecting the publishing world for young authors?

Digital publishing in addition to print publishing gives authors a wider market. But I think the print medium is still seen as an important field in India.

What do you think makes a book sell, or makes a reader buy it?

Most important factor from book selling point is ORIGINAL, COMPELLING CONTENT. Then there are other important factors like book cover and marketing of the book as well for getting numbers.

What all did you do to market your book from your side?

I did lot of things. Especially social media marketing and publicity through people and friends.Then getting my interview released in newspapers and media channels. Making it a available worldwide on various platforms.Book marketing is equally important as book publishing.

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