Poet, fiction writer, translator and amateur artist. Began writing at the age of twelve. Early years in West Bengal. Higher education in Kerala. Won laurels for the institutions studied in, including ‘Kalathilakam’ for poetry, short-story and essay writing in English. Author of ‘GLADIOLI and other poems,’ Kairali Books, Kannur. Co-authored NEW VOICES, a collection of poems and poetics by five millenium poets. Poems and translations appear in various print and e-journals. Her varied interests include painting, dance, travelling and photography.