Zeynep Alpaslan was born in 1983 in Istanbul. After graduating Istanbul Erkek Highschool, she graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University Cinema and Television Department. She created many works in the fields of story, novel, poem and caricature. Her first children’s novel, Tokyo (2018), won the KYÖV Children’s Literature award. She wrote lyrics for the music group Plüton Sakinleri. Zeynep lives in Istanbul with her cats Pogo and Yoko.