About Aishah

“Sometimes I write at my desk.
Sometimes I write in bed. But all the time I write in the unlimited space of my imagination.”

-A. H.

Aishah was born in Queens, New York but spent her teen and adult years in Atlanta, Georgia. Growing up in diverse communities influences her writing and fuels her passion for uplifting and empowering children. Aishah’s children’s books include themes of kindness, hope, and overcoming challenges. When she isn’t writing, Aishah works as a project manager, watches suspense movies, and spends time with her family. Swinging for Joy is Aishah’s first published children’s book.

Fun Facts

  • I am the granddaughter of immigrants from Jamaica
  • Rainbow sprinkles are a must when I eat cupcakes and ice cream
  • Even as an adult, I love to watch The Wizard of Oz
  • My top 3 places to visit are The Netherlands, Italy, and the top of Stone Mountain in Georgia