Jyothi Vinod has a Masters in Electronics engineering. She rediscovered her love for writing after she quit her teaching job two years ago. She won the second place in the Katha: Desi Short Fiction Contest 2015 and has published many stories and articles in newspapers and magazines.
She successfully completed and obtained the certificate from the The University of Iowa's International Writing Program for their MOOC, "How Writer's Write Fiction 2015." She has written Middles, Humor and Travel articles for the Deccan Herald. Her short stories have appeared in India Currents, Good Housekeeping India, Femina, Reading Hour, Women's Web, Tell-a-Tale, and Spark the magazine. She lives in Bangalore.