Monique has been interviewed for radio, podcasts and publications such as Women of Rubies (Nigeria), Girl Talk HQ Magazine, Artist Strong, Good Radio Network USA, Perth Radio, Lagos Radio, Chris Brock podcasts, and The Naked Talk (Nigeria).
For Lagos Radio in Nigeria the host’s line got cut and Monique ended up running the show for 982,000 listeners.
She has been a mentor for three years for International Women’s Day in Nigeria, in association with The American Embassy. She has spoken at conferences on topics such as building a tribe, how to rise regardless and living your best life.
Monique has worked as a freelance feature writer and critic with over 50,000 words published in magazines, and also writes rise regardless articles and memoir with visual storytelling on this website.
When teaching at university, Monique inserts life lessons, inspiration and encouragement into the classes.
Monique is interested in collaborating on projects and with other people. Contact her at info @ moniquehohnberg . com
Two of Monique’s photo essay series were shortlisted for Australian Photographer of the Year (Australian Photography Magazine) in the people category, 2023.
Monique wrote about The World Press Award winner, Matthew Abbott for Photo Review Magazine.
In conjunction with The Australian Centre for Photography Monique created a photo essay series and two memoir pieces titled, Tropical Belles. She worked with Rachel Knepfer who was the Director of Photography for Rolling Stones Magazine for 20 years.
Monique was interviewed by Girl Talk HQ Magazine about her life and rise regardless philosophy.
Endorsements and kind words
“I have been a follower of Monique’s Twitter account for some years. It has always been filled with positive and thought provoking ideas. Listening to her recent radio interview, I was amazed at how many challenges she had to go through so far in life. Her determination and willingness to overcome each circumstance is not only amazing; but also proof that she walks the talk and rises regardless of what she encounters. A great listening experience, and a lesson in looking at life with positive energy and empowering focus.” Andre Dorian, Montreal, Canada, @andre_dorian
“A very inspirational candid interview. Very relatable. Life changing.” Philip R. Smith Los Angeles, CA, @ssimmstown
“Monique is a very inspirational who has successfully developed her strength by never giving up to trials, adversities, difficulties, or afflictions, and I appreciate her great approach in handling any situation that life throws our way, she reminds me of a Bible passage at Philippians 4: 13 “For all things I have the strength through the one who gives me power.” For one who kept going when others might have given up I must say very good show Monique.” Anthony Ghinelli, Brooklyn, New York, @tonyghinelli48
“While listening to Monique’s interview, I was so inspired and challenged by her testimony to never give up and to face every challenge head on. Thanks Monique for sharing your journey.” Aretha McDowell Best, North Carolina, USA, @DreamBIGG_Now