May 2024

Meet our contributors

Genevieve McMullen

Meet Genevieve, a writer for Modern Muse Magazine. Genevieve has been working in the marketing industry for over 10 years, helping brands tell stories through the written word. Her journey as a writer is fuelled by weaving stories that inspire and connect audiences through humour and relatability. When not typing rapidly on the keyboard, Genevieve can be found pottering in the garden, reading (yet another) crime fiction book or devouring the latest cult documentary.

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Stephanie Dent

Meet Steph, The Modern Muse’s resident travel agent, who found her heart beats faster for travel than for textbooks. Spending a decade as a flight attendant, time living overseas and then as a travel consultant, her journey is a tale of passports, plane tickets, and wanderlust (complete with more than her fair share of delays). Despite travelling to over 50 countries, Steph’s bucket list still stretches longer than an international flight. She hopes to inspire your future travels and guide you toward slightly fewer mishaps than she’s encountered. Get ready to catch the travel bug.

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An Open Bookshelf

Camella is an avid reader and book reviewer based in Ngunnawal (Canberra). She reads from a variety of genres, with a particular passion for reading and supporting Australian authors. Camella shares her reading and recommendations on her ‘Bookstagram’: @anopenbookshelf

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Aimee Glossop

Meet Aimee Glossop, a writer for The Modern Muse Magazine. Aimee is a versatile writer hailing from Perth, where she is currently completing a Bachelor of Journalism and Marketing. Formerly a business journalist, Aimee is transitioning from the corporate to the creative realm as she pursues her dreams of becoming a lifestyle and entertainment writer. She has always been captivated by the world of arts and culture, and channels this passion into her writing for The Modern Muse.

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Soma Kochak

Meet Soma Kochak, a writer for the Modern Muse Magazine. Soma works in fashion PR and has personal styling, fashion show management, and a Masters of Fashion (Entrepreneurship) under her belt. Soma covers must-know topics and discussions that shape today’s zeitgeist and is a lover of fashion, food, film, and books (with an inexplicable weakness for historical romances and their standards of love). As a Melbourne local, she loves all that the city has to offer, especially Koko Black’s Belgian hot chocolate. ‘It’s like a warm hug,’ she says, ‘and we need plenty of them in Melbourne’s weather’.

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Amber Sargeant

Meet Amber Sargeant, The Modern Muse’s resident psychologist, however, you might know her better as The Anxious Psych on TikTok or from her clinic The Sunshine Club Psychology. With a Masters of Professional Psychology, and a Masters of Psychology Practice (Clinical) under her belt, Amber works with all different kinds of presentations from anxiety and depression to personality disorders, ADHD, and everything in between. Her TikTok forms a community hub for accessible information about mental health and psychology in a way that is more approachable and understandable to the average person.

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Innasya Mackenzie

Meet lnnasya Mackenzie – the innovative and talented fashion stylist behind The Modern Muse’s curated outfits featuring Australian designers, however, you might know her better for her virtual personal styling service, lnnasya Attire. lnnasya was raised in Sydney, Australia, where she pursued her passion by completing her Cert 3 in Design Fundamentals at the prestigious Whitehouse lnstitue of Design. Fueled by her desire to help people feel confident and beautiful in their outfits, lnnasya started lnnasya Attire – a personal styling service that creates virtual personalised lookbooks for clients. lnnasya Attire’s lookbooks are inclusive and accessible to everyone to help them feel confident in their outfits.

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