Sumaiya Ahmed

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Poised.

A student, book reviewer and freelance features journalist, aiming to break down the boundaries of cultural stigma and shame attached to mental health and sexuality within the South Asian culture, and bringing marginalised topics to light.

 Focus is on feature writing, more specifically lifestyle, entertainment, reviews, and opinion pieces.

Sumaiya has also published two poetry collections, Lost and Found and Reality.

Bylines in: Women’s Republic, The Opinion Panel, FGRLS CLUB, New Grad, Eloquēntia Magazine, Clitbait and more.

AVAILABLE FOR WORK AS DIGITAL OR PRINT JOURNALIST, CONTENT WRITER, BLOGGER AND FREELANCE WRITER.