Author, journalist, columnist, fiction, non-fiction writer, Creative writing coach, Motivational speaker and Manuscript consultant. Founder - Get Writing! and Writing With Women, speaker on diversity & inclusion, leadership and communication.
Sudha Menon is the author of four best-selling non-fiction books. A former news journalist, she is currently a columnist, writing coach and speaker on diversity & inclusion and women’s leadership at corporate and educational campuses.
Sudha Menon is the author of four best-selling non-fiction books, Leading Ladies: Women Who Inspire India, Legacy, a compilation of letters from inspirational Indian men and women to their daughters, Gifted, a book she co-authored with V.R.Ferose, on the inspirational stories of people with disability and Devi, Diva or She-Devil, the smart career woman’s survival guide.
She is also a columnist and a creative writing coach.
Sudha has been a TEDx and TiECON speaker and is the founder of Get Writing!, a writing workshop that helps people kick-start their writing journey and Writing In the Park, an initiative that she started to get people to spend time in the outdoors, writing in public parks and gardens.
Deeply interested in the journeys of women, she has recently launched Writing With Women, a writing workshop series that aims to get women from diverse backgrounds together, to share their experiences and write down their stories.
Sudha worked for 23 years as a Journalist with reputed publications including The Independent, The Hindu Business Line and Mint before she decided to follow her long- cherished dream of writing a book.
“I draw inspiration from the most ordinary people and their extraordinary courage in the face of life’s knocks”, she says. “I am a chronicler of people and their journeys.”