M H Ayinde was born in London’s East End, and studied English at university. She’s worked as a video games reviewer, magazine sub editor, television researcher, and book publicist. She is a yogini, a weekend warrior, and has been known to hustle at Vegas card tables. She is currently a copy-editor at Strange Horizons, and also works in broadcasting. She has three children, two cats, one partner, and lives in North London.

She geeks out on Twitter here.

She’s also on Facebook and Instagram.