In a large soup pot heat the olive oil over low heat. Add onion, bell pepper, garlic and cook stirring occasionally until the onion and pepper are soft. About 5 minutes.
Add the rice, red pepper flakes, salt, tomatoes and water to the pot and bring a boil. Cook until the rice is almost done, about 10 minutes.
Stir the coconut milk into the soup. Bring to a simmer and then stir in the shrimp. Simmer, stirring occasionally, until the shrimp is just done, 3 to 5 minutes.
Stir in the black pepper, lemon juice, and parsley.
Heavy cream could be used as a substitute for the coconut milk.Store leftover soup in an airtight container in the fridge for 3 to 4 days.Please keep in mind that nutritional information is a rough estimate and can vary greatly based on products used.