Guido Melo is Afro-Brazilian living in Melbourne(Naarm), Australia. He is a passionate advocate for racial equality. Winner of Stonnington Unititle Literary Festival for Best Poem. He is a recent recipient of the commendation by the city of Melbourne, a Brazilian music aficionado, a fashionista, a photography enthusiast, a digital marketing and social media manager. Guido was a panellist for the Fitzroy Writers Festival a Host & MC for the Emerging Writers Festival & a contributor writer for blackinc's anthology ''Growing Up African in Australia''.