Introducing Metiya

Saturday, 15 September 2018

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This week we have the pleasure of introducing you to Metiya, who'll be writing a chapter in the book.




"My name is Metiya. I believe that we all have a gift linked to our purpose and I blog about the journey to discovering it on metiyachique.com. My blogging journey started in 2009 when I discovered the science of afro curly hair. I was studying medicine…

Meet the Author

Saturday, 8 September 2018

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It's been a while, we are sure you'd agree! Over the past few weeks we've been up to all sorts of things: sitting exams, getting settled into new jobs, and a bit of travelling. Although it's been hectic, it's also given us a chance to step back and draw together some exciting plans for the rest of the funding phase of our book, so watch this space!

But now for the important stuff: we are delighted…

Week 7: Meet the Author

Friday, 20 July 2018

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This week, we are delighted to introduce you to Dr Pragya Agarwal, who'll be writing a chapter in In Her Own Way.


I am a creative and social entrepreneur running a eco design studio HEDGE AND HOG PRINTS​ and a social enterprise The Art Tiffin set up to campaign and raise funds for mental health. I studied Architecture in India and then came to the UK for a Masters…

Week 6: Meet the Authors

Friday, 13 July 2018



It's been an eventful week in the UK... football might not be coming home, but we've got the women's World Cup to look forward to next year.

And in the meantime, we've got another two exceptionally successful women to reveal: Zoe Cunningham is the happy antithesis of women's hardships in tech, being the managing director of a software company - as well as an author and actress. Personally…

Week 5: Meet the authors

Friday, 6 July 2018

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This week, we have the pleasure of introducing you to two more of our authors, who'll each be writing a chapter about their experiences in In Her Own Way. Introducing Kate Elizabeth, and Sandra Phinbow. 



I’m Kate and I hope that my writing can help re-define success, as well as ideas of what an ambitious woman ought to look like and do. I read English Literature and…

Week 4: Meet the authors

Friday, 29 June 2018

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We're honoured to have such an array of exceptional women to be writing for In Her Own Way. They are all making a difference in their own way - and often they've made an enormous difference in our own lives, too.

IMOLA SAYS: "I'm proud to reveal that one of our authors is Kate Wilson, the visionary leader of disruptive children's publisher Nosy Crow. It is impossible to keep track of the awards…

Week 3: Introducing...

Friday, 22 June 2018


Thank you for your support of In Her Own Way so far.

This week, we are excited to introduce Nabihah, a writer and activist, who'll be sharing her experiences as one of our twenty authors in In Her Own Way. Read on to find out more...


Nabihah is a published poet with over 10 years’ experience in the Literary Arts. Her poetry is well known in Bangladesh where she had three…

Week 2: Meet the Authors...

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

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As another week goes by, this means one thing for us: we have the pleasure of introducing you to two more of the amazing women who'll each be writing a chapter in In Her Own Way.


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Eleanor Lisney has lived in 3 continents and 4 countries, starting in Malaysia, moving to the UK for her undergraduate degree in English and American Literature. She…


Friday, 8 June 2018

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Thank you so much for pledging to support In Her Own Way - we are delighted to see each of your names on the list of supporters.

Every week we are going to be revealing two of our authors who'll each be writing a chapter in the book about their own experiences. 

We CANNOT WAIT to share their stories with you, so think of these as a little 'sneak preview' of what's in store for the rest of the…

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