Nkem Ivara aka the Wordsmythe is a lover of words. She is passionate about words, grammar and the root meaning and origin of words. She also enjoys a good read, particularly fiction of most genres including romance, fantasy and crime, to mention just a few.
Over the years, she dabbled into writing, but just recently decided to take the plunge and do it seriously and consistently. Apart from writing, she runs physical education classes in nursery schools.
Nkem has written a few short stories and she blogs regularly at www.thewordsmythe.wordpress.com. Her first novella, ‘Closer than a Brother’, published by Whispers Publishing, is due to be released on the 8th of March, 2013.
She is married to a wonderful man and they have two sons.