Boakye D. Alpha, known as ALPHA among his friends and readers is an Author, Poet, Screenwriter, Editor, Proofreader, Blogger, Motivational speaker, Student journalist and an Entrepreneur. He is currently, a student at Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science and Technology [KNUST], Ghana- Africa, in his 3rd year pursuing Bachelor of Arts, English. His favourite activity is writing and he enjoys reading, music and movies when he is not writing.
He is the Founder of Ontherise Media Africa — an African based media group that is run on a volunteer basis by students who have an interest in journalism and writing. These students are given the needed training in order to practice journalism and writing. This group has two subsidiaries; campus360gh.com — a website for news updates, inspirational articles, lifestyle articles and poems — and Ontherise Ads — an advertising group.
He is also the Founder of Earnesty Community and its associated brands (earnestycommunity, ec_poetry, EarnestyGraphics ) — a Wattpad based community that puts together awards events, writing contests, reviews, and many more for writers on wattpad to help them to get the publicity they need and deserve and also assist writers in their writing journey.
Through Earnesty Community, he together with other great writers involved in the community came together and founded the Earnest Writes Project (www.earnestwrites.com) to help both discovered and undiscovered writers find the inspiration they need, find the push they need to continue writing and also learn a thing or two to improve their writing skills. The project has specially curated innovations that help writers achieve a lot of writing successes.
He is also a brand ambassador for sweek.com - an international writing and reading website that provides writers with the opportunity to publish their stories to reach more audience and receive valuable feedback.
He has a love for journalism and media work, therefore, works on Focus FM — a campus radio in his university.
When he is not writing, in class, or the studio you will most likely find him coaching new writers to harness their writing talents or sinking deep in the tunes of music somewhere.
He believes that success is when you put your heart, mind and soul into even the smallest acts and this has been his drive since childhood. This has been his strength above all things. He does his maximum best in all he does and it is his heart desire to put a smile on the faces of the homeless, orphans and those in the deprived parts of the world and touch the hearts of many with his writings (poetry, novels and articles) and other works.
Boakye D. Alpha has self-published one of his books on Amazon and pabpub.com and hopes to one day see his books on the shelves of bookstores.