Welcome to the world of Screenwriter-Author-Storytelling Coach Virendra Shahaney.
If you love stories and storytelling, come on in to read, learn and enjoy!

Mr. Virendra Shahaney is a well-known Screenwriter and Author. He has written, creatively directed, produced awesome television shows over two decades. Some of his writing work includes CID, Adaalat, Aahat, Kahaan Huum Kahaan Tum, Uttaran, Parrvarish

Mr. Virendra Shahaney is also a remarkable coach with a passion for helping new breed of writers succeed. He has established “Story Craft Education” with a commitment to helping young talents fulfill their dreams of making a mark in Entertainment and Publishing industries.

He is also the founder of “Web Talkies”, a digital content company and was the Head of Fiction Programming at Sony Entertainment Television. His vast experience makes Story Craft the right place for new and aspiring writers who are determined to build a successful and rewarding career in fiction writing.

Virendra's TV Shows


CID is a crime series produced and Directed by Mr. B.P.Singh. The series revolves around an honest and brave cop ACP Pradyuman and his team. This episodic series which used [...]


Adaalat is an Indian television courtroom drama series which revolves around Advocate K.D Pathak, a defense lawyer with an impeccable track record of winning cases and setting helpless innocent victims [...]

Kuch toh log kahenge

Based in the beautiful locales of Lucknow and on the backdrop of a hospital setting, KTLK is a different love story between two very different people with a substanital age [...]

Parrvarish – Kuch Khatti Kuch Meethi

Adjudged best Drama Series, Jury by ITA 2012, this series has proved to be a trendsetter in Indian Television and has been instrumental in the surge of Sony Entertainment Television's [...]

Virendra's Novels

The Visible God

New Release


Available Exclusively on Amazon

13-year-old Tara mysteriously disappears with the Malaysian airline flight 370. Her mother accepts this mind-numbing incident as God’s will but her father Rudra Shankar Pani, a scientist, refuses to believe.(See On Amazon)




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On July 20, 1969, two significant events occurred. The first one happened on the Moon as Neil Armstrong, an astronaut, set America’s flag on it. The second event happened inside the head of a little boy in Bihar, India. (See On Amazon)


Curated Stories
Virendra's Storytelling Courses

If you wish to write or direct Films, Web-series, Television-serials, Novels, Short films or Radio-Stories, or if your work involves commissioning or evaluating stories – our course series “Storytelling with Viirendra” is for you.

This course is conducted for 3 levels – Beginners, Advanced & Professional. It is designed by Viirendra who brings to the classroom his successful writing experience and an inimatable coaching style.

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Latest Writing Tips

Importance of setting in fiction

Fiction writers often think of setting as a backdrop to a story, something sketched in just to make it clear the characters aren’t floating aimlessly in outer space. But it […]

11 points to improve your writing

Do you sound smarter when you use big words? According to a study published in Applied Cognitive Psychology, the answer is no. In fact, complex writing makes you sound small-minded. […]

16 Fiction Writing Tips

Great fiction writing takes dedication and hard work, but there are methods to make the process easier. Here are 16 tips for writing fiction:

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