Safinah D. Elahi
Safinah D. Elahi is an Early Learning Years Educator. She has been teaching at Pre School Plus, Karachi since 2015. Her interest in the law and world affairs led her to pursue an LLB degree. A mother of two, she often finds herself juggling many roles. She published The Unbridled Romance of Love and Pain with Markings Publishing in August 2019. The book consists of short free verse poetry and has earned raving reviews from book reviewers as well as avid readers of poetry. Her novel, Eye on the Prize was published by Liberty Publishing in August 2020 which has earned many accolades by Dawn, The News on Sunday, The Daily Times among a few. She also contributed to the pandemic anthology, The Stained Glass Window, which was featured in Arab News as a ‘promising book in Pakistan’s literary landscape.’ She founded Reverie Publishers, to translate her passion of literature and to revive the romance of reading and writing in Pakistan. Reverie’s first title The Verdict by Osman Haneef has been applauded for being an important addition to Pakistani literature. Reverie will also be publishing the much awaited memoir by Aamer Hussain, in collaboration with Ushba Publishing International of Shahbano Alvi, a celebrated visual artist as well as a writer.
Safinah D. Elahi is an acclaimed writer with many publications for Pakistan’s leading print & digital magazine, Destinations. She often contributes to online platforms (including www.littlestars.pk) to share her experiences and knowledge on parenting in the present new tech age.
Safinah has been featured in various magazines, TV (GEO News), online digital platforms (Vcast etc.) for her contribution as both a writer and an educator. She’s often invited to judge and mediate at poetry and writing competitions across Pakistan. She remains an active member of various Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives in health and education including Baithak School Foundation and Karachi Down Syndrome Programme (KDSP).