Renukumar is a poet, translator and artist. Hails from kottayam and has three anthologies to his credit, Keninilangal, Veshakkaya, and Pachakuppi. Veshakkaya won him the SBT poetry award in 2007. He also received state awards for his writings. He translated the graffiti novel titled Bhimyana: Experience of untouchability to Malayalam which chronicles the life and actions of DR.B.R Ambedkar.