Fikayo Balogun is a poet, spoken-word artist and writer. She has performed to varied audiences at events in different locations in England, France, Togo and Nigeria, including the Croydon Hotel for the Black MUA Awards in 2014. Her passion for writing inspired her to pursue a Masters in Creative and Professional Writing from Roehampton University. She is also a member of Malika’s Poetry Kitchen and other writing groups. She was the slam champion at the Farrago festival of spokenword slam and has published her poems in several magazines and journals. She blogs at spiceplaza.wordpress.com and is the author of Words from Tourist – a collection of conceptual poetry. Her poetry covers various themes and are usually filled deep emotions and unusual comparisons.