Almaz is an award-winning Creative Copywriter and Freelance Journalist. She has spent the last few years working in-house at London-based digital content agencies and is now freelance.
Her digital and print portfolio covers a range of fields including: above-the-line advertising, consumer brand messaging, digital content strategy, ecommerce writing, internal corporate comms, scripting, and long-form journalism.
She is the Founder of ‘Kayleigh Daniels Dated’ a new web platform combining sexy stories with informative health features to encourage and normalise free and frank discussion about sexuality, and writes about sexuality for leading publications including the Independent, Refinery29 and VICE. She also scripts audio stories for Dipsea, an app-based subscription platform for short-form erotica.
She speaks about why sex positivity needs championing for Decolonising Contraception, a not-for-profit, community interest group formed by people of colour, working within sexual and reproductive health and is also a Sexual Health Education Facilitator, with Sexplain, an independent organisation which runs inclusive and comprehensive sex ed workshops in schools around the UK.
Almaz is also a classically trained violinist and has appeared on stage, national television and at music festivals with several London collectives.
She holds a BA in English from the University of Southampton (2011) and a post-graduate Diploma in Multimedia Journalism from News Associates (2012).