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Haresh Daswani

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An entrepreneur, environmentalist, racer, wine lover, writer, and many more random things. Haresh has started writing through poetry and upon its mastery (mostly boredom, you cannot truly master writing as it is an evolving process) has shifted to experimenting with essay and short stories.

Haresh's passion in short story lies in being able to dwell within the universe of consciousness and experimenting, dissecting, and in short, exploring and destroying and recreating thoughts, concepts, interjecting hallucinations and twists focused on something deeper, engaging the reader to jump in and explore together.











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Average rating: 4.38 · 65 ratings · 31 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
Evolution of Insanity
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Pitfalls of Gravity (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated May 31, 2011 07:16PM
Description: Trying to get back to writing.
White Lines (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 06, 2011 05:23PM
Description: A short story of nostalgia, past and present, from the short story compilation Evolution Of Insanity

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"I have actually given up on this - such a shame as the ideas/concepts are interesting and, at times, really funny. However, the lack of editing and the many, many typos etc have made it a very difficult read for this one - I have made it about hal..." Read more of this review »
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"This is a fascinating book. The author circumvents traditional word usages and grammar to convey particular meanings into a series of short stories and reflections.

There is an excellent darkly comic sense running throughout. It is highly original..." Read more of this review »
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“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.”
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“Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.”
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“Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective.”
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message 23: by T.D.

T.D. McKinnon Hi Haresh, in response to your shameless plug, I would be happy to review your book; I may not be able to get to it for a couple of weeks but I will get to it.


message 22: by Linda

Linda Parkinson-Hardman Hi Haresh and great to meet you here, I'll be looking forward to reading your recommendations and suggestions.


message 21: by T.D.

T.D. McKinnon Sorry... that's acquaintance of course


message 20: by T.D.

T.D. McKinnon Sorry... that's acquaintance of course.


message 19: by Haresh

Haresh Daswani T.D. wrote: "Hello Haresh, T.D.McKinnon here and happy to make your aquantance. Thank you for accepting my friend request."

likewise :)


message 18: by T.D.

T.D. McKinnon Hello Haresh, T.D.McKinnon here and happy to make your aquantance. Thank you for accepting my friend request.


Harlequin Books Hello Haresh, it is a pleasure to meet you.


message 16: by Haresh

Haresh Daswani Ascension Coronado wrote: "hi haresh,this is ascension coronado rodriguez author of la casa bruja meaning witch house in spaish, la casa bruja is about an alien raising the antichrist boy.this is my first book im a newbi, i ..."

I would love to be born to your date :) my other phone number is 2151 666


message 15: by Ellen

Ellen Maze Hi Haresh! Nice to meet you. I haven't read your book, but I put it on my shelf and marked myself as your "fan." Thanks for the friend request!
OH- I saw you read Gone with the Wind. I live in the Deep South (Alabama), and I give it the same rating as you did. :-)
Hugs
ellen


message 14: by Simon

Simon Thanks for looking me up,Haresh.


message 13: by James

James Barney Thanks for adding me as a friend Haresh.


message 12: by Haresh

Haresh Daswani Ed wrote: "Thanks for your friend request, Haresh, which I happily accept. You seem like an interesting person, so feel free to tell me more about yourself. I, myself, am a singer/songwriter/actor who has rec..."

Will check int out :)


message 11: by Ed

Ed Rambeau Thanks for your friend request, Haresh, which I happily accept. You seem like an interesting person, so feel free to tell me more about yourself. I, myself, am a singer/songwriter/actor who has recently turned author. My 2 top ten recordings were CONCRETE & CLAY (as a singer) and NAVY BLUE (as a writer)...both in the early 1960's. My first novel is an unusual murder mystery entitled: FORBIDDEN STEPS.

Regards, and have a great day, Ed

http://www.edrambeau.com


message 10: by Haresh

Haresh Daswani jesse wrote: "Namaste Haresh,
Thanks for adding me to your friends list here on goodreads.com. Wishing your the best with your book and other writing, and in all things.
Hope you won't mind if I ask ..."


Hi Jesse, thanks for your comment. I am interested in reading more of your book. What is it about? Do you have an ebook?


message 9: by Jesse

Jesse Hanson Namaste Haresh,
Thanks for adding me to your friends list here on goodreads.com. Wishing your the best with your book and other writing, and in all things.
Hope you won't mind if I ask you to consider my spiritual allegory, Song of George: Portrait of an Unlikely Holy Man for your reading list.
Truly, jesse


Kelly/yllektra Thank you for adding me! :)


maricar hi Haresh, thanks for the friend invite:)


message 6: by Faye

Faye thanks for the friend request. :)


Rollie Thanks for the add. :)


message 4: by Sarah

Sarah Thanks for the add, Haresh :) Have a nice weekend.


message 3: by Marty

Marty Venida Thanks for the invite, Haresh. :)


imladris Thank you for the invite. Your book sounds quite interesting.


Jeneroso thanks for the add..i'll be sure to check out Lullaby


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