Brandon M. Bradley is a Central Florida native, born and raised in Sanford, FL. In May 2021, he graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. Brandon received his Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (Fiction) from UCF in May 2023 and is currently a Lead Creative Writing Coach at Page 15, a youth literacy and empowerment nonprofit, serving the Paramore Community in Orlando, Florida. Brandon is passionate about creating and sharing stories that highlight and reflect the multilayered lives of African Americans. As an aspiring children's and young adult author, Brandon seeks to, through his writing, offer the kind of representation he sought in literature as a child. When Brandon isn’t writing, he enjoys reruns of Insecure, The Parkers, and Everybody Hates Chris or spending time with his nieces and nephews as "Uncle BB."