Janna Therese Uy is a 25 year old poet in the Philippines. She started writing poetry when she was in high school and her written works were constantly published at her school’s local paper.
She continued writing poetry during college, publishing it in websites such as insomnia.ph and wordpress and writes songs for bands and singers from time to time.
Janna studied a year of Nursing at the University of Santo Tomas, only to find out that her heart is set somewhere else. She then studied Communication Arts in Philippine Women’s University. She stayed in the institution for two years until she discovered that her passion and love is set in creating films that would influence and empower others.
Janna is currently residing in the Philippines and studying Digital Filmmaking at De Lasalle-College of St. Benilde School of Design and Arts.
Her favorite writers are Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Sylvia Plath, Pablo Neruda, Iris Orpi among others.