Contributors | Totally Vegan Buzz


  • Totally Vegan Buzz Team
    The Totally Vegan Buzz Team are a gang of extremely entertaining writers who also happen to be vegan. Together, they bring you all the vegan infotainment you need - trends, news, quizzes and more. Leave them a comment! They love it when you guys say hi...
  • Samhita Foria
    Samhita Foria is a journalist at Totally Vegan Buzz with a penchant for novelty socks, veganising any recipe that comes her way and the colour yellow. As much as she tries she cannot stop writing about vegan food and her greatest talent is spending all her money on the latest vegan treats. Follow her on Twitter @samhitaforia or for the best samosas in Brighton follow @btn_samosa_sagas on Instagram.
  • Plum Phillips
    Before she's anything, Plum Phillips is vegan (for the animals and the planet in equal measure). But when she's not chowing down on pure plant power, she's a writer. Her writerly background is in general wellness and lifestyle topics, but here on Totally Vegan Buzz she veganised her contributions for current affairs, humour and a bunch of quizzes.
  • Owais Amiri
    Owais is a passionate environmentalist, who co-founded Totally Vegan Buzz with Layla Brook. Owais also runs an e-commerce development agency alongside Totally Vegan Buzz and brings a range of technical and marketing expertise to the table. Owais made the vegan switch in 2016 and is actively looking for creative channels that can help get the vegan message out to maximum audiences through the Totally Vegan Buzz platform.
  • Oli Gross
    Oli’s career and personal ethical values both help shape his reporting of the diverse world of veganism. His background is in local newspaper and magazine journalism, and his work has included reporting court cases, celebrity interviews, business analysis, food and drink features and government legislation.
  • Marlon Farrugia
    Marlon Farrugia is a freelance writer from Brighton. He has been a dedicated vegan for many years, and animal rights is a strong theme in much of his work. He is primarily a humorist and fiction writer, with a background in theatre and music. Visit him at
  • Laura Stupple
    Laura Stupple is a freelance content manager based on the south coast, with a passion for all things vegan. She specialises in SEO content, social media management and making brilliant cups of tea.
  • Joe Kirstein
    Joe Kirstein is a writer for Totally Vegan Buzz. With an undying love for creativity, his passions include music, design, fashion and vegan food. When he’s not holed up in his studio writing and producing for his band, you’ll find him scrolling through Instagram looking at gourmet plates, clothes and bedrooms with an expensive price tag he wishes he could afford. If it isn’t minimalist it’s not for this millenial. You can follow him on Instagram @kickingthekurb to catch up with all this creative endeavors.
  • Charlotte Coates
    Charlotte is a freelance writer who is passionate about veganism and sustainability. Although she is currently living the digital nomad life, she considers Brighton her spiritual home. She has a weakness for vegan cakes and can usually be found either with her head in a book or planning her next travel adventure.
  • Charley Hill
    Charley Hill is a content writer for Totally Vegan Buzz. Based in the heart of Brighton, she loves all things bright, bold and loud! She loves to make a statement in everything she does and her love of fashion shows just how important colour plays in her life. She is constantly researching a wide range of topics focusing around her lifestyle in the city. She’s very passionate about looking after others and the planet. You can follow her journey on Instagram @charleyehill
  • Bethany Chester
    Bethany Chester is a freelance writer and the editor of Seedling, a free online vegan magazine. She also blogs on her site, Little Green Seedling. When she's not writing, she loves yoga, meditation, reading, and spending time in nature.
  • Anu Kondal
    Anu Kondal is a digital writer at Totally Vegan Buzz. Anu specialises in informative articles about vegan food, drink and general plant-based knowledge. Anu is an accomplished researcher and educational writer and is an expert on vegan trivia.