Dija is a prose writer originally from Leeds. She runs a semi-popular flash fiction blog (Prose and Pose) where she posts short stories about other people’s lives. She performed her most popular short story, The Stranger at the Door at the Birmingham Literature festival. The story has been read nearly 5000 times on her blog.
She works full time in the travel industry to pay the bills, but spends her spare time working on her novel and short story blog. In 2015 she won the TLC Free Reads for Young Writers Bursary where she had some very encouraging feedback about her novel.