Writing

Nikita's writing career began in the digital wings of agencies like Grey and Netbiz back when digital was still an "emerging medium".


Since then, she has written screenplay, fiction, poetry and non-fiction. Apart from editorial and leadership positions at Flickbay and the Festival Catalogue for MAMI's Mumbai Film Festival, she has also created content for Priyanka Chopra's website and Linkedin. She routinely takes on challenging work that involves copywriting, brand identity and corporate films. 


 

Fiction

Excerpt: The Girl Who Haunted Death from Magical Women

Scroll.in, Apr 2020

Yokozuna - Short Story

The Curious Reader, Aug 2019

Love In The Time Of Instagram - Short Story

Grazia India, Feb 2019

It Must've Been Something He Wrote - Novel

Hachette India, 2016

Magical Women - Anthology

Hachette India, 2019

Grandpa Tales - Anthology

Scholastic, 2018

 
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Non-Fiction

Book Vs. TV Show: Looking For Alaska

The Curious Reader

Gul, As Mehfil And Fantasy: Stage Adaptation Of Courtesans' Story Transports Audience To Lucknow Of Yore

Firstpost

Delhi Woman Asks Men To Rape Women In Short Dresses. Next? The Internet Took Over

SheThePeople

Learning To Say The Word "Depression" Saved My Life

Buzzfeed

Interview with Sharanya Manivannan

Scroll.in

I Was Born A Millennial - And I'm Anything But A Stereotype

Indiatimes

Why You Need To Stop Hating Popular Genre Fiction

Daily O

 
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Poetry

Corrigendum, Poem

The World That Belongs To Us: An Anthology of Queer Poetry from South Asia

A Feeble No, Poem

The Rumpus: Enough, Women and Non-Binary Writers Respond to #MeToo