The author immigrated to Canada from Lahore Pakistan in 2000 and is the proud mother of four children. She was educated in Pakistan, completing a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Hailey College, a BA from Punjab University in Journalism, Punjabi Literature and Persian. She then went on to complete a Master degree in English Literature from Forman Christian College Lahore while working as a bank officer. During her studies she successfully completed Diplomaed Associate of Pakistan Diploma. Rubina currently resides in Oakville Ontario with her husband and 4 kids. As she continues her work in literature and film she enjoys reading, gardening, going to the gym, and spending time with her family.