Ashraf Amer is an Egyptian poet. He wrote six collections of poems and two collections of poems for children. Most of his poetry was published in most of the prestigious Egyptian and Arab newspapers and magazines. Some of his poems have been translated into some foreign languages including English and Spanish. Ashraf Amer has published more than 10 collections of poems since 1983. He is currently serving as the Editor-in-Chief for Al Ayam Newspaper and he writes a weekly column in Al Jamahir Newspaper. He is also a member of the Artists and Writers Association in Cairo (Attlee), the Egyptian Writers Union, and the Egyptian Publishers Union.