Ali Pantony

Ali Pantony

Ali Pantony is a freelance editor and writer. She is currently the acting website director for Glamour and her writing has also appeared in Grazia, BBC Three, Refinery29, Vice, Red and Evening Standard.

Her debut novel, ALMOST ADULTS, was published in 2019. It is a novel about break ups, growing up and the power of female friendships.



Ali Pantony @alipantony

Writers: like a journalistic Santa, I'm starting to bank Christmas and New Year content, and I want all your ideas. Any first-person experience or opinion pieces? Case studies/ experts you want to interview? Pitch me something I haven't read before. Email in bio.

I'm looking for a case study of a UK woman in her 20s or 30s who discovered she was being cheated on via social media (their partner being shady in the background of a TikTok or an IG story, for example). Email in bio if you can help #journorequest

Looking for some more ideas around #BlackHistoryMonth2021 please writers, email in bio.

Writers, do you have any opinions on this that you'd like to turn into a piece today? Would love to hear from you ASAP, email in bio

Looking for a Muslim writer for a first-person piece about Islamophobia since 9/11 – please email with examples of your work, ty x

Hello freelance writers: I'm looking to commission a piece about sex education in UK schools. Is this something that interests you? Do you feel passionately about how shit it is? Can you turn an in-depth, well-researched report around by Tuesday? I'd LOVE you to email me x

Hello Twitter, been a while. I'm now Acting Website Director @GlamourMagUK and I'm looking to expand my pool of freelance writers. Please send pitches my way (email in bio). Also currently looking to comm a piece on why hostility is not a flirting tactic. HMU and share pls.

Looking for #London #restaurants offering delivery of #BRUNCH, whether through their own home-delivery services or takeaway apps – especially small businesses looking for support right now: #prrequest #journorequest #smallbusiness #londonrestaurants

#Beauty PRs/ brands: I'm making a self-care package for staff on the #COVID-19 unit at Maidstone Hospital, risking their lives every day to keep us safe. Email if you have samples to spare & please spread the word! #beautypr #prrequest #journorequest

So a big thank you to @alipantony for almost adults, 10/10💕;
It's a brilliant story about love, heartbreak, and how friendship can be the glue that keeps you together, even in the darkest times. Never take your friends for granted

looking for a doctor/ author/ general smart expert to give advice on drinking/ alcohol during #coronavirusuk – basically how to not turn into a raging drunk (guilty). deadline today. please email thanks #prrequest #journorequest

Looking for a cleaning expert to provide comment for a piece ASAP today – please email #journorequest #prrequest #cleaning #experts

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Can’t think of a better way to spend a Saturday morning ☀️☕️ feeling this book in my soul and am sad it’s coming to an end 😭 @alipantony

Grateful for the selfless and caring people I’ve met in my career. It’s worth remembering that just because someone appears successful, doesn’t mean they’re not struggling. I felt very alone in ‘the lull’ — until this email. Here’s to checking in with each other. To being kind.

Please, tell me some more about why you don't like London

It's #InternationalPodcastDay📻 so we're giving away *5 x pairs of tickets* to the special live recording of @TapeNotes with @IbeyiOfficial and @loppylugsOG, hosted by @JohnKennedy. Simply re-tweet and follow us to enter. Entries close on Fri 4th Oct-1pm, winners will be DM'd✨

CAN YOU HELP? A THREAD | Last week a man knocked on my door. He was carrying a tray and selling those overpriced household items that sometimes come round from time to time. Dishcloths for £12 and that kind of thing. However this time was different. He explained why...

please stop what you’re doing and look at this picture of this weird ass cat

Hey! We're doing a teen issue of Time Out later this year and I'm looking for Londoners aged 13-19 to contribute some (paid) writing. Email me at if you'd like to be involved!