Bharat Menon was born in the small coastal town of Kozhikode (Calicut) in Kerala. He completed his Bachelor's degree from Loyola College, Chennai in 2010. He currently works as a Financial Analyst in a Wall Street firm.
The cover painting titled 'Peering through a Window' as well as the illustrations inside on Chapter 8 are done by the author himself. The title of the book, AGŌGOS is from a Greek word. Etymologically it means 'leading to'. The paintings and title are reflections of the author's various Lucid Dreams.