The Author

D r 'Deji Ayoade is an American writer of Nigerian origin. He completed his medical training at the prestigious University of Ibadan, Nigeria after which he practiced alongside other medical professionals internationally. His affection for creative writing sprang from writing scientific research papers. He is a recipient of Professor Tielin Foundation Grant (The Netherlands) and the United States Air Force Global Strike Command General’s Outstanding Airman Recognition Award.

He is currently a commissioned officer in the United States Air Force. Before joining the military in 2011, Deji spent over six years as a practicing Veterinary Surgeon, Technical Consultant to a pharmaceutical company and International Public Health Specialist.

He volunteers with the American Red Cross building the Veterans History Project in the Cheyenne WY area as well as International Services and Restoring Family Links programs. He also volunteers as a Math and Science tutor at the Destiny Christian Academy. He is married with two children.