SIMPLY SHOBANA

The Once Upon A Baby

Today is my daughter Sasha’s birthday. She is the girl who followed her dreams, made a success of it against all odds, married the man of her dreams and now has a baby as dreamy as she was… Read More

Sweet September

It is hard to believe that September is as sweet as its name, Except when, you see those maples trees turn in shade; red, yellow and a dusty strain.  I walked under those trees one September, marveling at… Read More

A Time For Reflection

Some days when I think of all the blessings in our lives, I give thanks and praise to the Lord, especially for the gift of life.There is a reason why prayers become part of our lives, to give… Read More

Another Place To Call Home

Do you believe in arranged marriages? What do you think of it? Well, I wrote this story about a girl from India who leaves her home country to marry a total stranger from Malaysia. The wedding is an… Read More

Free to Read. Deadline: 31st May, 2020

Hidden In The Crevices Of Time There are times when certain events in life stay imprinted in the sub-conscious mind, only to surface when you least expect it. There are times when past incidences create an altogether new awakening,… Read More

Hidden In The Crevices Of Time

Please vote for my story. Read it on Inkitt – an entry for the Thrill Seeker Contest. Free to Read. To vote – press the like button (heart shaped icon next to the story) A review would be… Read More

Paperback Edition of The Healing Riverbeds is now available on Amazon.

When One Door Closes…

It has been a frustrating past few days. My computer broke down, and I lost some of my documents and writing I had on file. Well, I was working on a few things with deadlines, now I have… Read More

Her Name is Spring…

She was once a bud, until she bloomed and showed the world what it was to be a flower… Don’t lovers have an affinity with flowers? It is how they relate when words fail, Or, when they stand… Read More

Why of Beauty, He asked….

Why? Why of beauty? Have you ever seen the way the skies react on a pristine, sparkling day, They gather scattered clouds, colors of some a darker blue than the rest, the pastels emerging white, They sail, they… Read More

It’s the Holy Week for Christians the World Over.

This is one situation, that people of our time has never experienced. It has opened our eyes to the complexity of an unprepared world. It has brought on a fear so great that nothing else matters but to stay unaffected, to stay alive, to go back to times of past when it was a free world. I think from now on, we have learnt to never take things for granted.

The Centrefold of Beauty

There are days when I gaze, at these gentle flowers, So consuming in their colors and fragility. It becomes the centrefold of beauty. —— She once stood on a rock, Uplifted by its strength, Even through her blistered… Read More