Deepa Thomas: An Indian American Writer From New York City with a Big Heart
Deepa Thomas is an Indian American writer, who writes about her identity and Indian culture in her works. She is one of the best-selling Asian American writers today. We have already discussed Deepa’s appearance on Manas on Episode No.66. In this episode, we will be discussing more about her as well as her work. Deepa Thomas was born in New York City to Indian parents, who were both doctors. While growing up, Deepa had a difficult time identifying with either culture. She attended an all-girls school where she was bullied because of her brown skin and background.
Although Deepassetings very few friends in school and turned to reading fiction in order to escape from reality for a little while each day until she finished high school at the age of 16! After finishing high school, she went on to study English Literature at the University of Oxford (graduating with honors). She later moved back to New York City and started working as a freelance writer for various magazines as well as television shows like How I Met Your Mother! After nearly two decades away from writing fiction again, Deepa wrote her first book titled Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine which revolves around relationships between Indians and Americans in New York City today.
What is Deepa’s Net Worth?
Deepa Thomas made her mark in the world of literature and is currently living a successful and happy life. She is best known for her book “Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine””. The book was very well received by the readers and earned huge number of positive reviews. The book is currently available in the Amazon stores, and has earned a huge number of positive reviews from the readers as well. For all her work and her creative writing, Deepa has earned a very impressive amount of money.
Deepa Thomas ask that she will donate all her royalties of Deepa’s Secrets to FoodCorps, a nonprofit that connects children to healthy food in American schools. She lives with her husband, not far from her two sons, in the Nob Hill section of San Francisco.
How did Deepa Thomas Start Writing?
Deepa Thomas published her first book of her career titled Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine in 2017. After publishing the book, she was able to gain a huge number of positive reviews from the readers.
The Importance of Writing for Deepa Thomas
Deepa Thomas has always been a reader and she has always loved writing. She started writing when she was in her late thirties and during this time. Deepa’s Secrets, is a attractively visual cookbook of tasty and curative recipes — interlaced with bright stories of her Indian upbringing and its influence on her American life.
Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine and Other Books by Deepa Thomas
Deepa Thomas is an Indian American writer who has published various books. Her first book titled The Painter’s Daughter was published back in 2001, and it was a love story set in the New York City. Her second book titled Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine was published in 2017 and it is an interesting story about interracial relationships in New York City. The Painter’s Daughter is a wonderful book about a New York City girl who is struggling to find her place in the world, while also exploring the complexities of an interracial relationship. Her next book titled Deepa’s Secrets: Slow Carb New Indian Cuisine is also going to be a great and successful one.
What is Deepa’s Advice to Young Writers?
Deepa Thomas has contributed a lot to the society with her writings. She has been a successful writer. While talking about her success and her journey as a writer, Deepa says that every author has a starting point, where they stand and where they want to go. With a book that she publishes, she hopes to move closer to her dream of becoming a well-known author.
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