I was born in Ibb, Yemen. I did my Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Reading. My PhD thesis is titled "Safecharts: A variant of Statecharts for specification and design of safety-critical systems". I am a researcher, writer, novelist and a journalist. I have published many literature works (articles, short stories and poems) in many newspapers and magazines. I am the author of 4 books, and the Editor-in-Chief of Ghaiman Magazine. See more in my literature page
I am married and have three children, Feras, Shehab and Layan.