Glory Sasikala was born in Kolkata 1964 and is the daughter of C.A. Pillay and Seshamal Pillay. She spent her early years traveling along the east coast before settling down in Kolkata. She completed her schooling from the West Bengal Board and did her degree from Venkateswara University.
Her husband was a bank manager with Canara Bank. She has two children, a boy and a girl.
She has a novel titled "Goodbye Papa," published from Writers Workshop, Kolkata and several poems and articles published in the net and in magazines. Some of her poems were also published in the Poetry Journal of the Poetry Society of India.
She has currently brought out a chapbook of her poems, titled, "Let Me In..."
She is an active member of various writing societies in Chennai. She also has her own writer's yahoo group: firstname.lastname@example.org. The group brings out a monthly magazine. She also has a blog exclusively for writers from Chennai, called "Chennai Writers."
She is currently working as a Quality Analyst (Language) at SPi Global Technology.