Joshy. K. J, born at Pombra, a village in Palakkad district, Kerala, completed his primary and secondary schooling from AUP School Pombra and GVHSS Karakurissi respectively. He attained a Bachelors and Masters degree in Economics from Calicut University, Kerala. Also he did his Masters in Business Administration, specializing in finance, from Institute of Management Studies (IMS), Devi Ahilya University, Indore. He completed his M.Phil in Economics from Christ University, Bengaluru. Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at Christ University and pursuing his Doctoral studies there. He has started the journey of writing during his school days. His passion towards literature extends to other Indian languages too. Grey Haired Years was the first collection of his poetry published. For him life is fascinating – with coloured dreams and unending challenges. His poems and short stories depict different phases and milestones of human life in the context of grim realities.