Mr. Mishra was born on 24th March 1960 in Delanga, Puri.Subsequent to his education in English language and Literature, Sri Mishra worked in a daily Odia Newspaper for some years and then joined Govt. of Odisha as an Information Officer. Presently he is stationed as Senior Information Officer under Govt. of Odisha in Bhubaneswar.
Mr. Mishra’s literary career spanned for more than three decades. During his stint as a litterateur, he wrote many poetry books and translations to his credit. His poetry books include: Satabarnara Sakala, Eka Eka Sahabasa, Sunyabasa, Mrudu Mrudu Mrityu, Likhita Nirabata. He has also translated poems of Shahriyar’s and K.Sachidanandan. He has translated novel of Sunil Gangopadhyaya and novel of Bishrarn Bedekar. He translated RoskinBond’s novel for Sahitya Academy. Besides these, Mr. Mishra is a known Reviewer, Editor and Literary activist.
Mr. Mishra received Junior Fellowship from Dept. of Culture under HRD Ministry. He received Prananatha Foundation Fellowship, Bhubaneswar Book Fair Award and many other honours given by various organisations. He has translated extensively in many Indian languages. He has represented Odisha in National Level Literary Festivals including National Poetry Festival organised by Kendra Sahitya Academy. Presently he chairs Bhubaneswar Sahitya Samaj, a leading literary forum of the state.