Mimmi Firewood holds a degree in Italian Language and is a natural and a self-taught multi-linguist. She has mastered ten languages so far. Born in a ‘behind the wall’ communist regime she experienced the turn to democracy as a child which gave her a positive outlook on any situation in life. In early adulthood Mimmi moved to Australia where she now resides and writes. Giving her characters human flaws she lightens hard subjects with the injection of humour. Mimmi Firewood is a writer, mother, wife, business director and a teacher.