Anuj Pandey, born in Renukoot, Uttar Pradesh is a teacher by profession and has written for numerous English and Hindi journals. He has received various prizes for short story writing and public speaking at the national level. He has also worked as an Editor for many first- time novelists in his spare time. Raining Treasure is his first collection of poetry amassed throughout his writing career. He lives in Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli. ‘Operinistic’ is his pen name.