Jishnu K.S was born in 1985 in Kudamaloor, a village in Kottayam district, Kerala. He completed his graduation in Zoology at C.M.S College, Kottayam and had his Masters in Business Administration from Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu. Currently he is associated with a Fortune500 MNC as a Human Resource Professional.
Jishnu’s literary career began with publication of his poems in online news portals in 1999. Later his poems were published in all mainstream magazines (both in print and online) of Malayalam. He won several accolades in drawing, poetry and short story writing during school and college days. His poem Vadhaśikṣa (Capital Punishment) was featured in ‘How to Translate an Earthworm?’ – Anthology of 101 contemporary Malayalam Poems, translated & edited by N. Ravi Shankar (RaSh).