Malobi Sinha

Biography

Malobi Sinha spent the early years of her childhood in the freedom and vastness of Kenya, in East Africa; then her family migrated to Australia when she was in Primary School. Malobi is a Business Consultant and also is Copy Editor for the e-Publisher Stasia Press. She is the best-selling author of Non-Fiction and Fiction books, as well as appraised collections of poetry, and has had literary work (articles and poetry) published in various magazines and e-zines in Australia, UK, the USA and Israel. Her latest book, The Castle and Other Stories, a collection of YA Sci-Fi/Fantasy stories, was published by Cresco Books in October 2014. She completed a Bachelors of Engineering from Monash University and a Graduate Certificate in Accounting from Deakin University. Malobi is Lead Violinist at Taal, and also enjoys painting. Please visit www.malobisinha.com for more information.

Smashwords Interview

Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up initially in Kenya, East Africa, after which I came to Australia while in High School. This has caused my writing to be on subjects such as Africa, as it still holds a place dear to my heart. I also read many Sci-Fi/Fantasy books while growing up, which has also influenced my writing.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Writing offers me release, and often the words that I write reflect a certain aspect of my life, or my past. The greatest joy in writing, for me, is knowing that my readers are enjoying my work
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Where to find Malobi Sinha online


Where to buy in print


Books

Our Day of Passing - An Anthology of Short Stories, Poems and Essays
Price: Free! Words: 53,370. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Death, a topic that has the ability to stimulate the most creative and thought-provoking written pieces. Testament to this is Our Day of Passing which is formed from an eclectic mix of short stories, poems, fictions and essays. With contributions from more than 30 talented writers across the globe, this anthology provides a fascinating interpretation of an event that comes to us all...eventually
Davor - The Legend of Evera
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aaraian is from a distant planet Evera, which is under attack from the evil Grosts. He has found a safe refuge on Earth, but is searching for Deora, the love of his life, who was snatched from his side - this is their story, and of Davor. Reviews:"Sinha depicts an enchanting and philosophical journey through a complex world of allegory. Her raison d'être, love conquers all.” Roz Beal, Photographer
Inspirational Articles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
We are all searching for Peace in our innermost souls. This collection of Articles with tips to inspire will hopefully bring about the Peace and Love that we and this world all want and need. "I believe that the best sort of gain that we can hope for is when we make others happy. To see that sparkle in the eye of that old lady whom you help to cross the road." Sinha writes with fluidity, candour..
Africa - An Essay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The ‘flame’ trees that lined the only road from Nairobi city to Jomo Kenyatta airport whizzed by as we drove past. Occasionally, a giraffe or impala stood out in the dusk, silhouetted against the setting sun, and a strange tugging at my heart made me want to stamp my feet and yell out “No!..." A Review "Sinha writes with fluidity, candor, as well as surprising layers of complexity..."
Road Less Travelled
Price: $3.15 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Road Less Travelled is a second book of Poetry by appraised author Malobi Sinha - A Review -"There is a freshness and vibrancy in Malobi Sinha's poems that I for one have rarely encountered in the otherwise Byzantine mazes of much contemporary poetry. The complex layers of meaning in her poems, beneath their often apparent simplicity, rewards the reader at every turn". Graham Pitts, Screenwriter
Rain
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
'Rain' is a third Book of Poetry by author Malobi Sinha – poems to comfort, soothe...excite and satisfy the soul. Review: "Thank you Malobi, for your candor and honesty. I think you have a gift that you share in your writing which is both beautifully constructed and is rich in imagery and feeling of nature and spirit. I am enjoying your newest book, Rain, very much." Frank Esposito, PoetryPasta
Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
'Savannah' is a flowing, moving tapestry of poetry that reaches within the soul. "Sinha writes with fluidity, candor, as well as surprising layers of complexity. Through the works, a sense of humor flirts with the reader at unexpected moments. Long after I thought I had moved on from the book, I found myself reflecting on the dualities of perspective and meaning. Highly recommend."

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