Biography of Krishna Sharma
Krishna P. Sharma was born and raised near Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, in Nepal. Soon after receiving graduate degree in English Literature and Media Studies from Tribhuvan University, he started teaching at colleges and writing as a news reporter. His career in journalism started with The Rising Nepal, where he worked for seven years since 1998. An IFRC fellow, Mr. Sharma was also the vice president of the Society of Nepali Writers in English. Professionally associated with the Washington Post, his anthology of short stories is due to be published soon. Also the General Secretary of Nepal America Journalists’ Association (NEAJA) , Mr. Sharma lives in Virginia with his wife Sonu, daughter Sukriti and son Simon.
While in school my teacher said:
Christ was the born-god;
Einstein was the born-scientist;
And that Picasso was the born-artist.
Since then, my obsessed mind thought,
I must also have been born for a reason.