Tina Sequeira is a marketer, mentor and moonlighting writer.
She is an award-winning author, poet, and online content creator who has fronted her blog ‘The Tina Edit’ since 2017 after it got a makeover.
Tina holds an MBA degree in Marketing and Human Resources. She worked at NCR Corporation and Microsoft India before taking a long corporate sabbatical owing to motherhood, followed by a six-year stay in the United States of America.
It was during this period when Tina ventured into freelance writing for various global clients in diverse sectors from the fashion to the IT industry. She returned to India and worked as an Assistant Professor in one of the city’s leading colleges teaching the subjects of Management.
Currently, she works as a Marketer with a specialized focus on Content, Social Media, Search Engine, Analytics, and Email Marketing.
Tina is the author of two books – both fiction and non-fiction. ‘Soul Sojourn’ (2017) is a melange of real-life stories, experiences, and wise (and not so wise) learnings. ‘Soul Sojourn’ tops the ‘Best Ebooks Ever 2017’ on Goodreads. ‘Bhumi’ (2019), an anthology of short stories, is an ode to womanhood. You will see real women breathe alive, unlike their stereotypical counterparts on the celluloid. Tina won the prestigious Rashtriya Gaurav Award 2019 in association with the Government of Telangana for the ‘Author of the Year’ category for her debut fiction book, Bhumi.
Tina’s writings have been featured in several books including her recent story ‘The Adventures of a Virgin’ (2020), a horror anthology by The Hive publications, ‘The Climax’ in ‘A Jar of Stories’ (2019), the first All Women Anthology by Half Baked Beans publications, and her poems ‘Aloft’ and ‘Fall from Grace’ features in ‘Poems from 30 Best Poets’ (2019).
Tina is the founder of The Write Away Program – a creative writing workshop, a mentor with Blogchatter, an author for several leading online publications like YouthKiAwaaz, Momspresso, and Women’s Web.
Her blog ‘The Tina Edit,’ is among “Top 100 Indian Lifestyle Blogs” on the web by Feedspot, debuting at No.19. Feedspot’s list is the most comprehensive list of Top 100 Indian Lifestyle Blogs on the internet.
Tina writes on a range of topics from literary fiction, poetry, lifestyle, parenting, women, pop culture, social, workplace, and political issues on ‘The Tina Edit. She is among Hyderabad’s top influencers and bloggers.