Literary Ambassador- Australia
Mala Naidoo is a South African born Australian author of eight novels, two short story collections, and four poetry books. She is a best-selling co-author in five bestselling Anthologies initiated by the How to Write for Success Literary Network Mala is a teacher, tutor and university advisor. Her essay, ‘Fear and Hope,’ was published in Yellow Arrow Publishing’s, ‘Anfractuous Journal.’ Mala runs her website and newsletter at Mala Naidoo’s Book World. Her writing mission is, ‘in our angst and joy we are one under the sky of humanity.’ Mala has received several international literary awards.
Chief Literary Ambassador - India
Vandita Dharni is a published poet and hails from an eminent family of educationists. She currently resides in Chandigarh, India. She has earned many a distinction in the literary field, and in her academic pursuits she raised the bar by topping the University of Allahabad at the post-graduate level in English. Thereafter, she earned a Ph.D. degree in American Literature from the same university. She has submitted articles, poems and short stories that have been published in journals such as Criterion, Ruminations, GNOSIS, HellBound Publishing House, Borderless journal, RIC journal and International e-zines like Immagine and Poessia, Synchronised Chaos, Guido Gozzano, Silver Birch Press, Raven Cage, SETU, Fasihi magazine, TSL Roseate Sonnets Anthology, Our Poetry Archive, Primer Antologia De Poetas Del Proyecto De Unamos Al Mundo Con La Poesia- Mexico, Poleart, Albania and Inner Child Press, U.S.A. Her dream achieved fruition when she published three solo anthologies, Quintessential Outpourings, The Oyster of Love and Rippling Overtures. Her most recent book, An Alchemy of Musings is an Amazon bestseller among the hot new releases in 2022. She has contributed her poems to the Roseate Sonnet Anthology and Breathe Poetry anthology. She has co-authored and co- edited anthologies such as ‘The Ruddy Ravens, Cheshire Cats and Rusty Rats’ which was an Amazon bestseller. She is also Chief Administrator for two other prestigious poetry groups on Facebook - Payton’s Place for Poetry, and Literary Criticism Vandita has also been honoured with several Literary awards including the Rabindranath Tagore Award.
Chief Literary Ambassador - Trinidad and Tobago
Mrs. Florabelle Lutchman is a retired Principal of a Primary School in Trinidad where she was born and raised. In 1999 she was awarded the prestigious prize of Principal of the Year from the Presbyterian Primary Schools’ Board of Education. She was selected from 72 Presbyterian Primary Schools based on her dedication and commitment to education at that school. In 2002 she also received an award from the San Fernando City Council for her outstanding contribution to education. Florabelle has completed a course of Religious Studies at St. Andrew's Theological College. She preaches at her church when scheduled. She has received awards from her church for her sterling contribution as an Elder and Local Board Secretary. She has written numerous papers for the Presbyterian News, the official organ of the Presbyterian Church in Trinidad and Tobago. Florabelle Lutchman has also written and read many eulogies of her deceased loved ones. She writes poetry too. She was recognised by the National Library of Trinidad as a first time author for the book, “Memories of a Teenager’ and received a beautiful plaque. She was also a joint author for the Book, “Values for Life” produced by the St. Andrews’ Theological College, Trinidad and which is used in primary schools to teach values education. Florabelle has also published two books, “A Husband like Mine, which has been privately published, and “Feelings: Poetry that Appeals,” which is on Amazon.” She was Editor of the Anthologies and Magazines for the forum. and is a No 1 best-selling co-author for all eight books published by the Literary Network. Her poems are featured in “Break the Silence: An Anthology Against Domestic Violence,” Volumes One and Two, ‘A Spark of Hope: A Treasury of Poems for Saving Lives, Books One and Two, as well as ‘Peace Begins with Us: An Anthology for Peace, Love and Humanity, all Amazon No 1 bestsellers published by How to Write for Success Literary Network. Florabelle has won many International awards for her Poetry Writing in Forums of which she is a member, as well as in the How to Write for Success Literary Network. Florabelle was recently appointed Vice-President for CIESART – TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO in 2022.
Literary Ambassador - India
Vindhya Sharma, is nicknamed Bindi Sharma on Facebook. Bindi did her schooling in Dehradoon, India where she graduated in Indian culture and Fine Arts. She is a national scholarship holder and studied political science for two years at PB university in Chandigarh. After that, and inspired by her mother, she joined various social organisations to do social work. Bindi worked as State Social Organiser at Shimla H P. This is an Association for social and moral hygiene She was also involved in associations with Bhartiya Grameen, Mahila Sangh, and The Red Cross society affiliated under the International Abolitionist Federation of Geneva. During this period she organised agricultural camps and seminars at the district level involving people at the grass root level. She wrote a thesis on 'The status of women in Himachal Pradesh and presented it in All India Conference at Jaipur. She continued to work for the upliftment of rural areas. Later on, she chose journalism as a career in Delhi and worked for 'India calling ' ( Toronto paper ). She also did freelancing for various Indian papers. In between, she worked in the Press institute of India Sapru house New Delhi under Nieman fellow late Shri Chanchal Sarkar for the publication of its magazine 'Vidura. She loves to write poetry and has published many poems. Bindi’s book of poetry 'Eternal memories” containing 65 poems was published by Vishwa Bhartiya research centre and was released in world poetry festival 2017 organised by Shri L S R Prasad in Hyderabad Ramoji Rao City. She is a co-author in several national and international anthologies. Bindi won several international literary awards.
Chief Literary Ambassador - Romania
Dr. Mirii Miryam is an Assistant Medical Doctor... She is a co-author in five best-selling Anthologies spear-headed by the Founder of How to Write for Success, Author Brenda Mohammed. They are A Spark of Hope Volume 2: A Treasury of Poems for Saving Lives from Suicide, Volumes One and Two, Break the Silence, An Anthology Against Domestic Violence, Volumes One and Two, and Peace Begins with us.. Mirii won several literary awards. Among them are: .Government of Peru for Excellence in Literature 2020 .World Poetic star –WNWU 2019 Diploma Literature Academy ---Romania 2020 Diploma Literary Ambassador ..Romania 2020. Mirii recently published a poetry book, A FLASH OF DREAMS.
Literary Ambassador - India
Debabrata Mohanty is a post- graduate in English Literature, with specialization in American literature. He qualified at the prestigious Ravenshaw University in Cuttack, Odisha, India. He then obtained his M. Phil degree in American literature from the Utkal University, and wrote his thesis on the major plays of Edward Albee. He was the former head and vice-principal of a premier college of the state, P N Autonomous college, Khorda. He also acted as controller of examinations of the college. Debabrata Mohanty was the president of the staff club and achieved recognition for his influencing speeches. Prof Mohanty is an excellent communicator and has trained many MBAs in the field of effective communication. He has a great passion for writing poems and is an award-winning and best-selling co-author in five anthologies. Keats Eliot, Pablo Naruda, Maj Guru Prasad Mohanty and Prof Jayant Mahapatra have highly inspired him with their splendid and life-giving poetry. He recently published a book of poetry entitled SMOKEY DEW
Literary Ambassador - Tanzania
Sakina S. Dossaji was born and raised in Mombasa, Kenya, and is currently residing in Tanga, Tanzania with her husband and 3 children. A teacher by profession, Deputy Head of a preschool, and a poetess by passion, she loves to write and organize literary, science and craft activities for kids. Sakina is a member of World Nations Writers' Union Kazakhstan, and member of the alumni of North American Montessori Centre. She acquired her literature skills at Agakhan High School, Mombasa, and inherited most skills from her father whose passion lies in writing English song lyrics, poems, and creating crossword puzzles. Her favourite pastime includes reading, writing poetry, creating motivational videos, photography, cooking. She is a recipient of the ‘Temirqazyq’ award selecting the best poet/writer of the world in 2018. Sakina was also a recipient of awards for India's 74th Independence Day, and Trinidad and Tobago's Independence Day. The awards hold much respect and honour. She was appointed as President of 'the Tanzania office for Union Hispanomundial De Escritores (UHE), Peru. She is the author of 'The Ebb and Flow of Relationships' published in Amazon Kindle and co-author of anthologies Spark of Hope volume 1 and 2, Break the Silence, Saving Lives, Anthology against Domestic Violence volume 1 and 2, Peace Begins with us, Crossroads, and many International anthologies, magazines and newspapers.
Literary Ambassador - India
Soma Bhowmik is a renowned Artist, Poet, and an Entrepreneur. She is also a motivational speaker and an active member of CREATIVE ART FORUM. Soma organises many events for the upliftment of women and special children. She received several International Awards for Poetry and Art. One of her greatest achievements was winning the world record for making the largest and longest Mandala Art. She was an official participant tin an official attempt for Guinness Book of World Records. AWARDS RECEIVED Gujarat Sahitya Akademi Awards in 2020 ,2021 and 2022 for her contribution in literature. Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan Award 2021. Winner of the World Record for making the largest and longest Mandala Art. Best Artist Award from DAKSHIT ART DELHI on 1st January 2022. Top Oil Painting Award in International Art Competition Organised by KALA KUTUMB FOUNDATION on 16 th January 2022. Awarded by Global online Art Competition as " SELF TAUGHT COMMENDED AWARD" on 10th January 2022. Kalaratnam Award " on 1st February 2022 from KALARATNAM FOUNDATION OF ART SOCIETY. Soma has been certified for outstanding performance in poetry by the Council of International Art and Literary Review. She was the recipient of the certificate of excellence titled The Best SHAPE POEM. She was bestowed with a certificate “Spirit of Excellence” by “Asian Literary Society.” She was among the Top Ten Poetesses from all over the world in “Signature of Truth” by WORLED WIDE WRITERS. On account of her dedication to Arts and Literature, she received NOBLE LAUREATE KABI RABINDRA NATH TAGORE and NARI SAMMAN Awards,
Literary Ambassador - Philippines
Elizabeth Esguerra Castillo is a multi-awarded International Author/Poet and International Visual Artist from the Philippines. She published 2 books: "Seasons of Emotions" (UK) and "Inner Reflectiobs of the Muse" (USA) and currently working on her 3rd book: "Vers d' Ambedo". She is also due to publish a poetry collaboration book "Verses of Meraki" with Shahid Abbas from Pakistan. Elizabeth is a co-author to more than 100 international anthologies and her works were already translated into 18 different languages. Elizabeth is the Cultural Ambassador to the Philippines of Inner Child Press International, the Ambassador of Peace and Goodwill to the Philippines of Naciones Unidas delas Letras & Semillas de Juventud Siglo XXI based in Argentina, as well as the President Adjunto and Co-Founder of Real-izar La Paz South Asia and an Honorary Member. Camara Internacional de Escritores y Artistas (CIESART) based in Barcelona Spain appointed her as the President of CIESART Filipinas Headquarters and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Illustrious Council of the President. Elizabeth considers herself a self-taught artist with her works leaning toward abstract expressionism and surrealism. Elizabeth believes that art heals psychologically, mentally, spiritually, and physically. She likes experimenting on her pieces which are all absolutely authentic as she also coins herself as an Intuitive Artist. From her cascade of exquisite artworks, one can immerse himself into a dreamy realm. Surreal paintings that can take you to different worlds. Almost all of her paintings were done at the spur of the moment as if her hand has a mind of its own and guides the brushstrokes to create masterpieces. She strongly believes that “Art shows us not just perfection but to discover imperfections and find the collateral beauty behind it.” Elizabeth uses recycled materials to give texture and life to her works. She also wants her art pieces to be socially relevant like her “Earth Theme” and “Climate Change” Series of works. Through her art, she wants to inspire others to protect the Earth and help reverse the effects of climate change. Her paintings were already featured in both local and international art exhibitions such as the Delphian Art Gallery in London, Luan Emotional Museum in Mexico City, Mexico, Luna Galleria Philippines, “Transmission”International Art Exhibition, Art Show Philippines, and “Mujeres del Artes 4” All Women Art Exhibition on display at LeBlanc Hotel and Resort in her city, Antipolo City, Philippines organized by ARTipolo Group. She was given a “Rising Star Award” for her painting “Tres Mujeres” in the Talentila Foundation India’s Online Art Exhibition in observance of the International Women’s Month last March. She was a Participating Artist for the Pakistan Contemporary Art Festival and Exhibition held in Lahore, Pakistan. Her design "The Sun of the Orient" was featured in an open-air solar-inspired art exhibit FESTIVAL DEL SOLSTICIO organized by Sidera, proyektos de Arte held in Lima, Peru and was later on presented at the Conversatory Exposicion at the University Nacional Mayor de San Marcos inside the Biblioteca de Espana de Arte in Lima, Peru. Her artwork was donated for a coloring book which will be published abroad. Elizabeth' s other paintings were part of international exhibits in Chile and Hungary. She is also one of the Participating Artists in the Panorama International Art and Sculpture Festival in Athens, Greece along with other prominent foreign Visual Artists. Elizabeth is a Participating Artist in "Pintura" Group Art Exhibit of ARTipolo held again in LeBlanc Hotel and Resort in the Philippines and of an upcoming group art joint collaboration "Pakig-angay 2.0 in the Province of Rizal" to be held in The Blanco Art Gallery in Angono, Rizal, the Art Capital of the Philippines. Humanity Magazine based in Russia appointed her as the Editor of the Art Direction in Oceania and has her own Oceania Art Page which features her eclectic and mystical works of art. Elizabeth is a member of GAPI, and a Philippine-based art group, ARTipolo Group and of Fantapia International Art Group based in South Korea. She is also advocating for the promotion of The Creative Arts as therapy in neurophatic pain management and had her works exhibited in Paintingsph on Instagram. Elizabeth has her own art brand “Art Heals by Elizabeth Esguerra Castillo” and offers commissioned paintings to clients.
Literary Ambassador - Trinidad and Tobago
Sarah Rachel Ramphal is from the beautiful island of Trinidad & Tobago. A dedicated wife and mother to two beautiful children, she was an assistant preschool teacher for the past ten years until covid stepped in. She is now a full-time stay-at-home mom and poet. She started writing approximately four years ago and it has been her passion since. She loves nature and roses. Her poetry can be found in several anthologies, such as Literoma magazine ( based in India), Poets unify the world, Peace and Love Inkers (PLIS) Dps ezine magazine, Dancing with Death, and Spotlight ( Poetry Planet). Sarah aspires to publish her own Poetry book one day and wishes to continue inspiring others through her writings.
Literary Ambassador - Pakistan
Shahid Abbas is a multi-awarded International Poet and Writer from Karapla Tandlianwala Faisalabad, Pakistan. He is the Author of "Words from Nature" and also the co-author of "We Speak In Syllables". His works were also featured in various international anthologies. Shahid's works were already translated into different languages. Camara Internacional del Escritores y Artistas (International Chamber of Writers and Artists) appointed him as the Vice President for the Official CIESART Headquarters in Pakistan. He is a co-Founder and Administrator of Learning Haiku group and the newly-appointed Director of Culture in Pakistan of the State of Birland. He is also the newly-appointed Coordinator for The Dream of Equality Pakistan. Shahid will be the Host of Haiku TV with Sir Michael Bee. He was featured in various international literary festivals and translated some English poetry into Urdu language.
Literary Ambassador - Romania
Bogdana Găgeanu is a prolific poet, actor, playwright, and narrator. She has acted in a play she wrote herself, ‘Do it for me’ in her hometown in Romania. Her poems have been published in many International Magazines, news articles, and Anthologies, and she has appeared on many radio shows. Bogdana was interviewed by many reputable Literary bloggers and organisations, and was coordinator of the first International Congress of Poets, organised by Lenuș Lungu. Bogdana has a beautiful voice and is an inspiring and outstanding narrator, who is well sought by reputable poetry groups..
Literary Ambassador - USA
How to Write for Success Literary Network is pleased to advise that Noreen Ann Snyder has been appointed as Literary Ambassador for the USA. Noreen Ann Snyder is a poet and a published author of five poetry books and four of them are co-authored with her loving late husband, Garry A. Snyder. Noreen Ann Snyder has been featured in several anthologies by William S. Peters, Sr.. The books are on Amazon and on ko-fi.com/garryandnoreen, (signed copies by her). She will always do what she can to honor her loving late husband, Garry Snyder, and keep him alive. In his honor. She created The Poetry Club, and Facebook Live every Saturday evening. She is the host of Have a Chat With Poet Noreen once a month. She hosted The Poetry Club Joins 100 Thousand Poets for Change 2022 with Maxwanette A. Poetess as her co-host. She loves to write and it comes from her heart. She brings much value to this group.
Literary Ambassador - Trinidad and Tobago
Fiona Gobin is from California in Trinidad and Tobago. She has been writing poetry for almost thirty years. Some of her poems have been featured in international anthologies, magazines and online portals. She is author of the book The Light Within. Fiona is a certified travel and tourism specialist with a diploma in travel and tourism from the Penn Foster Career School, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA. She also received the Travel Agency proficiency credential from The Travel Institute, Wellesley, Massachusetts, U