Sunanda Karunaratna has published four books including two anthologies of poetry: ‘Doovili Minisa’ (2010) and ‘Kanya Diyawarata Elamba’ (2012). The latter won the State Literary Award for the best anthology of poetry in 2013.

Sunanda earned his BSc degree from the University of Keleniya, majoring in Microbiology and Chemistry. He is currently doing his final research for a Master degree in Mass Communication from the same university.

He was a member of the Sri Lankan delegation for the SAARC Literary Festival held in Bangalore, India in July 2015.

He is currently working as a manager in the Advertising Department of Wijeya Newspapers Limited.