A Chemical Engineer by profession, Rakesh Kumar Nanda belongs to steel city Jamshedpur. After his schooling, he went to Bhubaneswar, Odisha for engineering. From his early days he was fond of reading story books, full of mystery & adventure. He started writing poems & short stories from his college life. He likes penning on social issues, various life situations & complex human relations. His present literary work — "Untouched Ways of Life" is also based on teenagers. At that period of life when teenagers pass through physical & mental transformations, how various life situations affect their lives? In which way they define love, friendship & their dreams? In which way they make decision for their life? The story has been written in such a way that every youth can connect with it in their day to day life.