Brook Bhagat is a seeker who left her job as a photojournalist to learn meditation in India, where she fell in love, got married and canceled her ticket home. She and her husband Gaurav began writing freelance nonfiction for Ecoworld, Little India, and other publications. In 2013, they launched BluePlanetJournal.com, which Brook edits and writes for. Her poetry, flash fiction, and humor have appeared in Monkeybicycle, Empty Mirror Magazine, Dămfīno, Nowhere Poetry, Rat’s Ass Review, Peacock Journal, A Story in 100 Words, Anthem: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen, and other journals and anthologies. She has completed a full-length poetry manuscript, is writing a novel, and teaches creative writing at a community college.