Temi Oh was born in London to Nigerian parents. She studied at Bishop Thomas Grant and then Emanuel School, Battersea. In 2015 she graduated from King’s College London with a BSci in Neuroscience. Her degree provided great opportunities to write and learn about topics ranging from ‘Philosophy of the Mind’ to ‘Space Physiology’.
Whilst at KCL, Temi founded and ran a book-club called ‘Neuroscience-fiction’, where she lead discussions about science-fiction books which focus on the brain, and began working on her first novel, Do you Dream of Terra-Two? After her final year she decided to pursue her dreams. She married her high-school boyfriend and moved to Edinburgh to study for an MA in Creative Writing and finish her book. She now lives back in London.