Member of the EWC since 2002

Shireen started writing while in school with poems, ballads, playlets for the amusement of her school friends.  Some of the playlets were acted by her friends.  Later she wrote essays on all trips she went in the country, to far places and wild life treks.


Ehela Ablaze  (Vijitha Yapa Publications, 2007)

Musings of  Culture (Vijitha Yapa Publications, 2016)

Magazines and journals

Poems, articles and essays in:

American Womens’ Club magazine in Geneva, Switzerland

Loris  (Wild life magazine of Sri Lanka)

Lanka Woman magazine

The Ceylankan, magazine in Sydney , Australia,

Tower Poetry Society magazine of Canada,

Pennine Ink  magazine in the United Kingdom.


Newspapers in Sri Lanka:

The Island


Sunday Times

Sunday observer

Ceylon Today

Other interests

A member of the ‘Wadiya Group’ of Writers of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

She also paints – in different media, oils, water colour and acrylic.