Ira Gorawara is an aspiring writer with experience predominantly in poetry, creative writing, nonfiction, and journalism. Now in her final year of high school, she plans to embark on a journalism major in college. Ira began her writing journey with the Children’s Book Trust and courses at The School of the New York Times. Ira was born and brought up in Hong Kong, where she lives with her parents and elder brother. When not writing, Ira can be seen on the basketball court training, the cricket field watching her brother, or running on Hong Kong’s trails.