Irtika Kazi is based in Pune, India and works for Mercedes-Benz India. She is a poet, and performs her poetry in open mic sessions and poetry slams. Short story writing and studying the German language are her favorite pastimes. Irtika's poem "A Call from the Alpines," which was written in Shakespearean English, was published in YuGen Literary Magazine on July 2017. She has palso been published by The Indian Literature Magazine of Sahitya Akademi, India.