Sanjiva Wijesinha -writer and physician

Short stories, Travel and Health Information

Lucky Silva

A short story by Sanjiva Wijesinha Preamble: Unlike my last few stories, which are works of fiction, the events in this particular story are essentially true. I have changed some … Continue reading

May 23, 2020 · 4 Comments

Old Friends – a short story

It was during his Oxford days, he remembered with a start, that he had first seen the list of names. Cut into the Portland stone at Rhodes House, proudly displayed … Continue reading

April 25, 2020 · 1 Comment

‘Not Our War’ Launched as Paperback

This is the cover of my new book which is being launched as a paperback on December 12th 2013 by Vijitha Yapa Publications in Colombo. The book will be available … Continue reading

November 24, 2013

Book Review: Battle Scars by Matt Carr

Twelve years ago Major Matt Carr, then a 25-year-old Army officer, was diagnosed with advanced testicular cancer. What followed were situations this young man who had no previous medical history … Continue reading

April 13, 2013

Book: Tales From my Island