Omana Sadanandan was born on 24 June 1942 in Alappuza district. Omana had written a play under the pen name Gayathridevi.Her real name is V.P. Omana.A patriotic song 'Suprabhatham' ('Good Morning') had won prize in the sub district arts festival in 1996.
Omana had published a play titled Vidhyalayam (School) in 1993.She is also the author of several songs and poems.
Omana’s poem 'Sandhyaragam' (Twilight Melody') is included in this book. The uniqueness of Omana’s poems lies in the enchanting scenes of nature leading to inundations of thoughts and emotions. The poem Sandhyaragam exudes the charms of rustic scenes observed from a rushing city bound train. The author talks about the shifting scenes of nature, about to embrace the twilight. She expresses her sympathies for the people who perish under the burden of religious conflicts unaware of the treasures of nature.