AK is an artist, cartoonist, writer, and poet from Texas. She has a Bachelor’s in Painting and a second Bachelor’s in English Literature, graduating both summa cum laude & Phi Beta Kappa. She holds a Master’s degree in Creative Writing with Distinction from the University of Glasgow, where she was an editor of its literary magazine, From Glasgow to Saturn. She is currently a project manager for the charity Uncovered Voices, a series of creative writing workshops for survivors of sexual and domestic abuse in Glasgow. She has bicycled across four countries, traveled to 24, and lived in the US, Denmark, the Czech Republic, Scotland, England, and Spain.

Above all else in life, she loves books, dogs, comedy, bicycle rides, and her weirdo friends.