Evelyne Ongogo is a teacher, writer, poet and a motivational speaker. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics and Business Studies from University of Nairobi. Much of her published and unpublished work are in the genre of poems and short stories, mainly focussing on cultural issues in the present African reality. She is also a passionate writer of children’s stories. Her work also shows how the past affects the present African situations and challenges. Her poetry has yearly been published in the Kenya Music Festival syllabi and performed by schools and colleges as set pieces in the annual Kenya Music Festival competitions.