Shabana Ansari is a teller of tales—some real, some imaginary—and a wanderer at heart. When she isn’t hunched over her keyboard writing and rewriting hundreds of drafts, she is busy daydreaming about her next holiday.
Five Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me As I Was Embarking on a New Career
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”