January 15 : Popular actress Twinkle Khanna after her marriage said goodbye to her acting career and ventured in to the interior designer and as a columnist. Recently, actress won Crossword Book Award for her book 'Pyjamas Are Forgiving'. She is one of India’s top-selling writers and the author of two national bestsellers, 'Mrs Funnybones' (winner of a Crossword Book Award 2016) and The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad.
Twinkle on receiving the award said, “I may not deserve the award, but deserve a name Twinkle or Tina. Writers need to have inflated sense of self-worth while they are writing. To feel what you are saying is worthy and is of someone’s attention. They should have the ability to put their ego aside. Look at their work objectively. The most important thing the writer needs to do is listen to their editors. Take their suggestions and cooperate with them. If I am standing here it’s because of 3 editors who molded me.
Talking about moron, I strongly believe in the power of, to be moron. I wrote about this last week. The people who think about their stupidity are often the most intelligent people. I believe this because, they are truly dumb, but are convinced about their smartness, “she added.
‘Pyjamas Are Forgiving’ is a 2018 Indian fiction novel written by Twinkle Khanna. It was published by Juggernaut Books on 7 September, 2018. The novel is narrated by Anshu, a middle-aged woman who is suffering from sleep disorder.
Twinkle Khanna is one of Times of India’s most read columnists and has won numerous awards, including India Today Woman Writer of the Year, Outlook Award for Most Inspiring Woman of the Year and Vogue Opinion Maker of the Year.
On the personal front, Twinkle Khanna is married to the actor Akshay Kumar, Together they have a son, Aarav and a daughter, Nitara.