What would you
give to know your future? What happens when poison becomes your only elixir?
Does happily ever after exist for real? Does love transcend time and death? What
would it take to make you kill your closest?
“Among the stars” is a collection of stories
that answer such questions we seldom ask aloud, as it treads along the gossamer
thread that separates reality and fantasy, life and death, a hero and a
Arjun listens to
the stories from his favourite hero, his dad - a magician who could spin
stories that make the world disappear. Stories that change the way the world
seems. The collection also portrays the magical relationship between a story
teller and his faithful audience and how we hold our story tellers in our
hearts as they shape us into who we are.
the Stars they lie,
loved ones - they never die.
your arms and fly
far away into the starlit sky.”
Dhasa Sathyan, is the pseudonym under which the Chennai-based
Engineer and writer, Yamunai Thuraivan pens down his stories. He believes coffee
and good books hold the key to our souls. He writes short stories and poems for
several blogs and e-magazines including the online monthly - Reflection. He
connects with his readers through his social networks and pens his thoughts
regularly in his blog, musestruckwordsmith.blogspot.in. He also has penned down many songs in his mother tongue
for several short films. A movie buff and a wanderlust, he spends his leisure
hours experimenting with his culinary and gardening skills or by going on long
bike rides to explore new people and places. He marks his entry into the print media
with his debut book “Among the Stars”.