Madhupriya Shanmugam, is working as a legal officer in Chennai. The author is an alumna of Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University with her B.A., B.L. (Hons.). She being the first generation graduate always motivates herself to reach great heights. She is an artist, who loves painting and very passionate about playing Veena and Classical dance (Kuchipudi). She is also an Orator and an active member of the Madras Toastmasters club. She out stands with her neoteric and radical perspectives which she has beautifully painted in resplendent words. Her love for nature and concern towards various social predicaments are vividly portrayed in The Sixth Finger.