Otieno Amisi was born in Nyanza Province, Kenya and attended St.
Mary's Yala and Gendia High Schools before graduating from Kenyatta University in 1987.
He founded and edited a respectable but short-lived literary monthly, New Age.
A high school teacher and freelance writer, Amisi is currently working on a research project on the writings of David Maillu. This is his first collection of poems.
For more Amisi, see also http://www.otienoamisi.wordpress.com/ http://www.writethatstory.wordpress.com/