originally from Hawaii, she now lives in Scotland, where she is conducting PhD research into contemporary transatlantic comics. She has written on comics and related media for SciFiNow, NPR: Code Switch, Bitch, Paste, Women Write About Comics and Mindless Ones. Her poetry on comics and pop culture has been published in the award-winning Lighthouse Literary Journal, Room Magazine, and Ink Sweat & Tears. She also co-hosts the podcast FONFLIF! with comics critic/author/scholar Douglas Wolk.