Tashan Mehta is a novelist based in Goa. Her debut novel, The Liar's Weave, was published in the Indian subcontinent in 2017 and was shortlisted for the inaugural Prabha Khaitan Woman's Voice Award. She's been part of the Sangam House International Writers' Residency and was selected to be a British Council writer-in-residence at Anglia Ruskin University, UK. Her short story, "Rulebook for Creating a Universe" was published in Magical Women, a feminist spec-fic anthology, in 2019. She is currently working on her next novel.