Amanda Epe was born and raised in London to parents who immigrated from Ghana and Nigeria. She is a published poet, memoirist and a blogger. Her work has appeared in anthologies as well as journalist reports in online and print magazines. Her blog focuses on health, well being, campaigning and empowering African girls and women www.msroseblossom.org . She holds an MA in Education, Health Promotion and International Development, BA Hons Education and a Higher Diploma in Journalism. She is currently (2013) working on memoir poems of her former life as an Anglo-African British Airways Crew.