A Simple Happy Go lucky man – Mandeep Sodi
INTERVIEW WITH MANDEEP SODI
CONTRIBUTING POET OF JEREMIAD OF HEARTS
A short and sweet introduction of yourself.
A Simple Happy Go lucky man. NOT A great writer just draw the feeling I have been through others eyes when I hold Pen.
When did you first start writing?
My Graduation Time
Do you remember what you wrote first?
Woh Teri Kismat Kahun Ke Meri Majburi… JO KASAK Meri Saason Main Choad Gaye Tum..
How did you get interested in writing?
When I First learnt about Ghazals while my Father Plays on Records for Pankaj Udas and Read my fathers Ghazal Book of Jagjit and Chitra
Who or what has been inspiration?
My Inspiration was Old Ghazals my Father use to play on records.
Who are your favorite authors/poets? Why?
Galib Gulzar Javed Akhtar Piyush Mishra and many more
How do you feel when you write?
There are days when I don’t feel like writing. Some days are like I am dying get my hands on Pen or my Phone Keypad I feel like I Have re-lived a Moment. Just made a story of some memories which were about to fade for someone /me and I can make them so see Look it’s a past to remember and unlearn some things.
What are your other hobbies?
Cooking and Motorbike Riding
How did you feel when you got your selection mail?
Oh My My I was in shock never thought to be there for selection.
What do you think about poetry?
I think it’s a mixture of all small and big feeling memories instances eye catchers etc. But when I ask same from my heart it’s the Actual Human Soul which comes in a purest form expressed in words.
Do you think rhymes are important for poems? Why so?
It depends I am neutral on this. Sometimes it’s good not to be rhyme what actually you express bang on with less words.
A few words for your readers?
Thank you for Reading. You all are one who actually motivates us for writing good and more important it’s a responsibility which we need to understand can teach our coming gens about what is the importance of words.
What do you wish to say to budding writers?
Read a lot by which you get your vocab of words. Try to keep it simple and feel your words
Thank you for your valuable time. Hope you had a nice time answering us. All the best for your future endeavors.