"There are people who will always doubt you and you have to live with it. It only gets a lot worse when you have to die with it!" - Requiem: Will the Dead Come Back for Love? Rakesh Ranjan is an MBA student at Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon, one of India's best management institutes. He is now spending a term at Edhec Business School, Nice, France. He is an engineer and has worked for two and a half years in Tata Consultancy Services, Kolkata. He has stayed in different parts of India and travelled to places in Asia and Europe. He loves travelling and experiencing cultures. His experiences have helped him write. He is a keen observer of human behaviour. His interests are varied and he tries to find meanings in ordinary things. Surprisingly, he is a finance enthusiast and a writer at the same time. He has wanted to write for a long time. The idea of writing a novel came to him in the first year of engineering. And he decided to do it now, after almost eight years. His poem, "My Love, My Life", was very popular in college. He has blogged a bit before and has also written some articles.