Oyinkan Braithwaite is a Creative Writing and Law graduate of Kingston University. She worked as an assistant editor for Kachifo Limited, a Nigerian publishing business, and as a production manager for Ajapaworld, a children's educational and entertainment organization, after finishing her degree. She presently freelances as a writer and editor. She was a finalist for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize in 2016 and was a top-ten spoken-word artist in the Eko Poetry Slam in 2014. She currently resides in Lagos, Nigeria.