Müesser Yeniay was born in İzmir; and graduated from Ege University in English Language and Literature. She got her M.A from Bilkent University on Turkish Literature. Her books include: Darkness Also Falls Ground (2009), I Founded My Home in the Mountains (translation), I Drew the Sky Again (2011), The Other Consciousness: Surrealism and The Second New (2013), Before Me There Were Deserts (2014). In 2015, she was a writer resident in OMI Arts Center, Ledig House in New York. Müesser is the editor of the literature magazine Şiirden. She is currently pursuing a Phd in Turkish literature at Bilkent University, Ankara, and is also a member of PEN and the Writers Syndicate of Turkey.