Maria Baza was born to a middle class family as Laika Mari Constantino Batara in Mandaluyong City, Philippines. She was raised in Abergavenny, Wales, United Kingdom by the time that she turned 7 years old. She had a few run-ins with her Catholic background so by the time that she immigrated to the United States. She did not enjoy her days growing up in Beaverton, Oregon. Baza was enrolled into Art School in 2010 and graduated along with the Class of 2014 with passing grades. 

She loves Musical Theater and the Motion Pictures. She also loves Disney films and listening to music on her spare time. Her favorite singers are Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga, Kesha, Nicki Minaj just to name a few.

At the tender age of 24, she began to write her own poetry and posted them on her WordPress blog. She voluntarily checked into a rehabilitation clinic called Unity in February 2020 and is now out of rehab and prepared to start over with a whole new beginning with a new and improved blog and website.

Her Poetry

Baza’s poems are both liberal and honest. She writes from the heart and writes how she feels. You can purchase a copy of her poems on You can sample her poetry right here on her website.