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kanika Saxena

Kanika Saxena is the Founder & CEO of the content writing start-up, The Writing Right. She is an award-winning author of several books in the self-help genre. Kanika lives in the spiritual land of India.

Kanika holds degrees in engineering and management and has a passion for writing. She has worked in diverse roles in some of the best organizations in India. She gave up an illustrious career and chose to become a stay-at-home Mom in 1996 when she had her first baby. Kanika spent 20 years as a homemaker taking care of her family. During this period, she had an opportunity to visit over 25 countries and interact with people of different ethnicity.

After 20 years, when both her children went to University, Kanika decided to re-enter the corporate world. She re-started her career as a fresher in the field of content writing in a digital marketing company. Within seven months, she was promoted as a Team Lead for the content writing team. She strategized content for clients and groomed young writers.

After working for over two years, as complacency started setting in, Kanika decided to start on her own as a freelance writer. She has worked for several clients across the globe and created content on several technical and non-technical topics.

The 2020 pandemic transformed her life completely. Staying locked down cut off from the external noise and disturbance, she turned inwards. Kanika began her journey of self-discovery and self-transformation that helped her improve the quality of her life and relationships.

Kanika founded her content writing company The Writing Right during the initial lockdowns in May 2020. She embarked on her journey as an author during the same time. She self-published her first book A Lockdown Story in June 2020. This book is a positive take on lockdown. It is a quick, breezy read about her lockdown journey of how she overcame her fears and emerged a positive and confident individual. Her passion for writing saw he writing several other books while taking care of her business.

She continued to publish more books in the self-help genre. Each of her books helped her grow and evolve as an individual and made her more creative.

Kanika is an incurable optimist who can see a silver lining in every dark cloud. She shares this approach to life in her books. All the books written by Kanika have the central theme of self-empowerment. She believes that we can change our destiny by taking control of our lives. If we learn to take responsibility for our happiness and well-being, we can transform our lives. Her books focus on the issues that most people face such as stress, the impact of social media, and more. Her books are written in simple language and have an easy conversational tone.

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