Stefan KG Woldekidan, born in 1966 and lives in central Stockholm, to where he moved from Eritrea togheter with his mother and in 1973. Stefan works as IT-Pedagogue in Stockholm. Stefan is a multi talented creative minor explosion. He is a writer, musician, song writer, teacher, app developer, web designer, photographer, project leader, publisher and the list goes on. Stefan has been featured in newspapers but also in the Swedish TV-show during his career as a pop star. He has been working with Denniz Pop and Max Martin to name a few.
Stefan has always been writing in different forms. Songs, short stories and manuscripts for novels. "Allting Suger" is his first book on his own publishing company. He is now currently working on a children's book that will be published on paperback and also as an e-book.
Describe your desk
My mind is chaotic and my immediate environment must be in order so that my imagination can run wild on unrestrained and not weakened by such things that need to be cleaned, repaired or arranged. On the other hand, when I feel I need to escape there is always something to occupy me. For example sort my LPs alphabetically by the drummer's mom's first boyfriend's name ...
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I was born in Asmara, lived some years in Addis Ababa and later moved to Stockholm where I went through my childhood and happy days later confused adolescence.
Det finns rätt så mycket saker som stör mig. Människor, idioti, lagar, ComHem AB, väder och gaser i magen. Och alla människor som säger “bort med den negativa energin” och annat båg som jag faktiskt hög aktningsfullt skiter i. Ilska är också en skön känsla! Varför inte bejaka den? För övrigt hatar jag koncensusivern och den fegt knutna näven i fickan.