Birth Manual is a short story about a boy named Sameer who is preparing for medical entrance test. His conversation with an old man he happens to meet in the park changes his dimensions of thinking about his pursuit. This book will take you out of the mirage that you have been guided to live in and will let you meet your creative self the one your heart yearns for. About the author Ubaid Khaliq is from Sopore, Kashmir and is currently pursuing medicine from IAMS Srinagar. Writing is his unequivocal passion which first started as an obligation. His other passion includes skiing, reading lot of fictions, teaching and counseling people for the better. His beliefs are solely based on self-discovery and finding a greater purpose in life, regardless of any religion and discrimination.