real women

Pssst… I work as a bookbinder
Adelene Koh is possibly the only bespoke bookbinder in Singapore. And it's not a job for the amateurs. She shares with us how she got into this unconventional career and why she continues to do it
True stories: "We get paid to play pretend"
A burlesque dancer, a stand-in bridesmaid, and a queue-sitter tell us about their double lives
7 women share advice on travelling solo
More women are choosing to holiday alone. And why shouldn’t they? Going it by yourself means you don’t have to play by anyone else’s rules. The downside? Inviting unwanted attention, for one
TRUE STORY: I took my children and fled from my abusive husband
After escaping from an abusive marriage, Kim Underhill shares how she went from being a young single mother to being at the top of the corporate game.
True story: 'My boyfriend threatened suicide and asked me for almost $20K'
Healthcare staff Clara*, 30, was shocked when her previously attentive boyfriend lied, cheated, and extorted loans from her
What it's really like to be a female fighter pilot
WATCH: Lee Mei Yi busts myths about fighter pilots being adrenaline junkies and the strangest questions she has been asked about her job