Asheg Brom hails from Newcastle. After working as a bartender, factory worker and actor, he moved to Melbourne to chase his dream. Pity he didn’t know what it was. He spent eight years there and completed an arts business degree and a Diploma in Editing. In 2006, he was invited to teach English in central China for a year and stayed for almost a decade. He has written about the experience in his debut book Chicken Same Duck Talk.