Non-fiction author who published A Gift From a Friend in 2006. She has over 2.5 million followers on her merryriana Instagram account.
She attended Nanyang Technological University Singapore from 1998 to 2002.
She won Creative and Innovative Person of The Year at the Indonesian Choice Awards in 2016.
She married Alva Christopher Tjenderasa in 2004.
She and Trinity Traveler are both non-fiction authors from Indonesia.