Lekshmy Rajeev is a poet, columnist and translator. Her volume of poetry titled Dusk Diary was published by the Sahitya Akademi in 2011. Harper Collins India published her book Attukal Amma: The Goddess of Millions, a richly illustrated book on a famous temple in her home town. She was poetry editor for the website of The British Council for South Asian Women Writers. Her articles have been published in prominent dailies. At present she is working on an illustrated a book on her city Thiruvananthapuram, with veteran photographer Raghu Rai.