Author Jafar Sadik from resident of Kerla is an artist, documentarist and journalist. He writes in English and Malyalam alike and have published 10 books (5 in English and 5 in Malayalam), viz. You are Malala, The Omen, Dead Sea, Without Mask, Leyla and Majnun in English and Wayanattukaran Kadal Kanumbole, Origami, Swatinte Putri, Ethramel Njan Ninne Pranayichirunnennu, Aareyum Athirattu Snehikkaruthu. All these books are poetry collections. Jafar is post graduate in journalism, Bachelor of English Language and Literature from Calicut University and Bachelor of Library and Information Science from Madras University. He has made several documentaries and has conducted various several painting exhibitions.