Jacob Kobina Ayiah Mensah is the author of the works, The Sea, Archipelagos, Girl Friday, The Three Fortunate Poems and a Song for the Seaman, Gulf of Granada, etc. His individual poems are widely published and appearing in Abstract: Contemporary Expressions, Thirty West Publishing House, Amethys Review, Aaduna, Terror House Magazine, Castabout Art & Literature, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Picaroon Poetry, Cantos: A Literary and Arts Journal, Rigorous, Beautiful Cadaver Project Pittsburgh, The Meadow, Juked, North Dakota Quarterly, etc. He is an algebraist and artist and lives in the southern part of Ghana, Spain, and Turtle Mountains, North Dakota.