HARSHAL DESAI is an artist, entrepreneur, and writer that loathes the typical 9-5 existence. After quitting his business to hone the world of entrepreneurship and design solutions, he documents his thoughts through writing and photography as he takes on societies norms armed with nothing more than his cheeky wit and undeniable charm. His work is published in Verbal Art, Phenomenal Literature, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, National Geographic, FineFlu, The Type Image, L'Éphémère Review, and 805Lit, among others. He won the London Photo Festival 2017 for the Architecture theme and is a co-founder of Parentheses Journal. Email him at