Faduma Mohamed is a spoken word poet and storyteller who started writing at the age of eight and performing at the age of thirteen. She attended the University of Toronto where she studied English and Women and Gender Studies. In 2014, she completed her internship as a writer with Urbanology Magazine. She is currently one of the organizers of R.I.S.E Edutainment and is developing her one woman play “Oughtism” at Watah Theatre. Above all, she’s an advocate for autism and believes in the power of dreams.