Lena Elfrath was born in Frankfurt am Main and grew up in Bad Nauheim. She studied literature and media studies at the Philipps University in Marburg. Today she works as a freelance copywriter and journalist. In 2015, Lena Elfrath and two partners founded the agency UBERMUT, which primarily deals with sustainable development. Her debut novel »Die Liebe ist ein Schmetterling« was published in 2016. Lena Elfrath lives in Frankfurt am Main and Berlin.