Ndinda Kioko is a Kenyan writer and filmmaker. She has an MFA in Creative Writing (Fiction) from the University of Oregon. She has written and produced two TV shows for M-net. Her other works have appeared on several platforms and publications including Masters Review, Black Warrior Review, The Trans-African, BBC Radio 4, Wasafiri Magazine, Africa39: New Writing from Africa South of the Sahara, Jalada Africa, and Down River Road. She was awarded the Miles Morland Writing Scholarship, Wasafiri New Writing Prize, and the Black Warrior Review Fiction Prize. Ndinda has also received writing support from the Blue Mountain Center, MacDowell and Yaddo. In 2018-19, she was an Olive B O’Connor Fiction Fellow at Colgate University, and a Visiting Assistant Professor at Colgate in Spring 2020. Ndinda is currently a story editor with the Global Press Journal.