Bio: Ashok Misra is a retired Professor who dabbles with traveling and photography in his free time, his mainstream interests being reading and writing. He started out as a junior lecturer, English at the Institute of Agricultural Sciences in Kanpur, India, after completing his Masters in the language. He went on to earn a Ph.D. in American literature; and Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching of English (PGCTE) from the Central Institute of English & Foreign Languages, Hyderabad. He held the following posts as years went by: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and finally, Professor of English. He retired in October 2012 as Professor and Head, Extension, with additional charge of Dean, Students’ Welfare of the CSA University of Agri.& tech.Kanpur, India.