Pallavi Padma-Uday is a writer, journalist and business historian based in Belfast. She writes longreads and op-eds for leading newspapers in India and the UK. Her first poetry collection is forthcoming in early 2023. Her poetry has appeared in ‘Threshold’, CAP’s anthology for 2021-22, Abridged, Muse India, Usawa Literary Review, Madras Courier, and ‘New World, New Voices’ anthology by Ulster University, among others. She is the recipient of various grants, bursaries and mentoring programmes from Arts Council of Ireland, Irish Arts Centre, the John Hewitt Society, Doire Press and Centre for Creative Practices in Ireland for her literary work. She is an alumnus of London School of Economics.