Eva Siegmund, born 1983 in the Taunus region, revealed her talent as a writer in school, in year 6, when she won a short story competition. After her A-levels she first decided to train as a church painter and afterwards studied law at the FU Berlin. After graduating in 2011, she started work experience in the licence department of an audio book publisher. Soon, however, her flair for text was discovered and she changed into editing.