Tomi Adesina loves playing with words, so she became a writer – makes perfect sense! She is a screenwriter, poet, teacher, and author of several stories, including Dear Future Husband, which you may have read on a blog called “Tommyslav’s Island.”
In 2015, she won the Homevida in collaboration with Google Prize for her short script on cyberbullying, Feisty John. She was also the recipient of the Best Young Writer in the Nigerian Writers Award in 2015. In addition, Tomi was nominated in the Best Writer category of the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award (AMVCA) in 2018 and won the African Movie Academy Award (AMAA) for her contribution to the screenplay, Hakkunde.
Tomi teaches Creative writing classes and regularly facilitates a Scriptwriting class, Characters, Stories, and Scripts with Tomi Adesina. Tomi loves Jesus and likes to tell everyone how He saved her life. You can find Tomi on Twitter @tomi_adesina and Instagram @tomiadesina.