Maaria has come a long way from the Finnish village of Tohmajärvi where she was born in 1982. Since then she's been living in Russia, Germany and Iceland. Maaria has been writing since the age of 13.
Maaria's published work includes five novels and one collection of poetry. Here you can find more details of her work.
"Kirjoitan elääkseni toisenlaisia elämiä tai silti tätä samaa. Kerron ajatukseni auki, minä muuttaja, minä samaa kuin samea."
Maaria is a keen blogger. Follow her blog "Humalalintu" in order to keep up with her!