Gagan Gill (b. 1959) lives in Delhi and writes in Hindi. She worked as a literary editor for eleven years with The Times of India and Sunday Observer before devoting herself to creative writing. She has published four collections of poetry: One Day The Girl Will Return (1989), Buddha In The Dark (1996), Inopportune Desire (1998) and Thump Thump Heart Thump Thump (2003). Gagan Gill has received several national awards for poetry. Her poems are largely translated and anthologized in English.