G.K. Nantha Kishore is 17 year old, born in Nagercoil, Kanyakumari. Writing poetry, short stories and sometime verses are his passions. 'Bright Day Pasture' is his first sincere effort in mainstream poetry. He studies in Sainik School Amaravathinagar, one of the premier institutes that trains boys to join the armed forces. Besides holding various appointments in school, he is also a good football and basketball player. He loves dogs and is addicted to good music. He currently resides in Coimbatore.