Shreelekha Shinde is a 13-year old author whose activities include playing the piano, singing, and listening to music. She has been an ardent reader since her childhood and continues to be an avid writer today. With a love for books, writing has become an integral part of her life as it helps her unwind from daily stresses. Writing has also provided her with a new perspective on the world and its inhabitants - one that only comes from expressing oneself on paper.
Shreelekha's story "Metamorphosis" is featured in the anthology book, "Once Upon in Our Minds". This compelling tale tells the story of a creature whose life cycle is explored from its own perspective. Through transformation and discovery, the protagonist is driven to find their true self and overcome repressed emotions along the way. Metamorphosis offers an enlightening journey on identity, courage, and self-actualization.