Priti Salian is a freelance features writer and journalist settled in Bangalore, India. She took to teaching immediately after receiving her master's in Chemistry, but soon discovered a special connection with words. Though she still does the occasional stint as an educator due to her love for children, she is primarily a writer of nonfiction. Internationally, her work has appeared in The National (UAE) and Anokhi (Canada). Priti has written for Indian nationals such as Femina, Prevention, Child, Mother & Baby and Discover India, among others. From lifestyle to human rights, she loves to write about a host of trends and challenging issues that call for attention.