India CAN write - and how! When 11 of the nations best-selling authors joined hands in encouraging India to write, the result was nothing short of a trailblazer! In a never-before exercise, Write India, an initiative of The Times of India, introduced a new trend in crowd-sourced writing. Top 11 Indian authors created passages to inspire short stories by aspiring writers. The result knocked our socks off - well, almost! About 25,000 stories came flying in from Caranzalem to Mokokchung, from Ichapore to Vasco da Gama, and of course all metros. Of the cream of the 25,000 entries received, in a marathon exercise, our 11 celebrity authors helped us choose the 111 best stories. From these 111 riveting tales, we present 36 of the finest in this book. From psycho-thrillers to murder mysteries, from mythologies to romances and tragedies - Write India Stories has it all!