Kasturika Mishra is based in Ghaziabad, India.
She has published her first poetry collection in 2021 and another poetry collection in an anthology in 2022. She has been included as a first time writer's entry in Jaipur Literary page, London, 2021 and also in Jaipur litfest 2022. Link: https://notionpress.com/read/metamorphosis-1343029
Kasturika Mishra belongs to Odisha and the beach town of Puri and is a retired Librarian and trained classical singer. She worked as a senior cataloging Librarian at the US Embassy New Delhi for the past twenty years.
She writes and recites her poetry in English, Oriya, Hindi and Urdu mostly on social media especially Facebook and has performed live sessions on almost all leading Hindi and Urdu literary platforms and festivals. she was featured in Amar Ujala Kavya cafe festival, Orange City Literature Festival, 2021, Kalinga Literary Festival, REKHTA podcast.
She is empanelled as book reviewer for The Book Review. She also writes on dance, music and theatre for www.classicalclaps.com and www.narthaki.com.
She has adopted a baby girl fifteen years back from an adivasi region of Odisha and is a unmarried single mom along with her childhood friend minati mishra and has been advocating adoption since she adopted one child.
her videos : https://youtu.be/KOQIMKutKYA
utube link: https://youtu.be/KOQIMKutKYA
facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/kasturika.mishra.1
instagram ID: kasturika_and_you