Ziya Qureshi is an IT professional, currently based out of Bangalore. He is an alumnus of Graphic Era University, Dehradun and needs no introduction there. But his enthusiasm towards his writing and speaking skills marks this journey of Speakout and highlights this road map that has led to creation of this book. Ziya is a prolific writer, motivational speaker and creative enthusiast. It was his initiative in Aug' 2016, to bring together and encourage writers across locations, languages and formats on a singular platform that led to creation of Speakout. He is an avid traveller and likes to write about his trips in his another initiative, Safarnama. Here you can find enticing presentation of his travel and the wisdom that they bring along. He not only writes but also encourages such budding writers, edits their work and promotes this work across platforms. The idea is expose everyone to the amazing world of writing and not to restrict the platforms to singular names. To further this initiative Ziya has started workshops and Open Mic Sessions to help the writing community in sharing their work and constructive feedback. This is in realization that each writing deserves a platform where it can be enjoyed and appreciated. Through his intensive workshops, constant hard work and persistent efforts Speakout is reaching new heights daily.And towards the same efforts, team Speakout now presents you its first book, an honest physical presentation of the work that Ziya has collected on this journey of bringing together these writers.