Janhavi is a freelance writer and creative consultant. In addition to fiction and travel writing, her projects and services include curating literary festivals, writing about books and culture, multi-disciplinary projects in the arts (e.g. collaborating with artists) and private book projects. Her book reviews and features on the arts have appeared in leading publications including The Hindu, The Statesman, Biblio, and others. In the past, she has curated/ co-curated the Kala Ghoda, Crossword and Celebrate Bandra litfests in Mumbai. She was the founder-curator of Lit.mus, a multi-disciplinary litfest in Bangalore.
Having spent a significant part of her career in advertising, at Lowe and FCB-Ulka in Mumbai, Janhavi has also worked in the wine industry (when she was briefly based in London). As a copywriter and independent creative consultant, she has a dedicated set of clients. She continues to partner with leading ad agencies and design firms.