Daya Dissanayake

Daya Dissanayake is a Sri Lankan novelist and poet who is also known for his blog. He has written nine English novels and six in Sinhala. He’s also published a collection of poems and written for magazines and newspapers. He also won the Sri Lankan State Literary Award for the best English novel three times.

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‘Interview’ by Daya Dissanayake describes the societal pressures put on all workers. These pressures requires one to change in order to find happiness. 


‘Kite’ by Daya Dissanayake describes a boy’s attempt to enjoy his own childhood amongst the polluted air and piles of refuse in his town. 

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