About Mary N. Oluonye Author
Mary N. Oluonye was born in Cleveland, Ohio, but her childhood was spent traveling between Nigeria and the United States. By the time she was five, she had already been back and forth three times, and she attended school in both countries. She graduated from Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda, Maryland, and then from the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada. After university, she returned to Nigeria, where she worked at a major university and got married before returning to the United States. She currently lives and writes in Ohio.