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For the love of language.

Kami O.: Writer. Editor. Creator.

I'm a third-year MFA candidate at the University of New Orleans' Creative Writing Workshop, and many things more besides. Staff reader for a literary journal, freelance copy editor and writer, fiction writer, the creator behind a variety of literary-themed and other fun gifts for writers and all creative types.
Though I'm originally from Florida, New Orleans has been my home since 2003. I've been a cook, a server, a telecommunications coordinator, a picture framer, and an assistant to the director of a National Writing Project site, but it is my goal and dream to devote my education and experiences to my own writing, the improvement of the writing of others, and the spreading of the love of the written word through thoughtful, handmade gifts…

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  • Female
  • Born on June 29
  • Joined June 30, 2011

Favorite materials

beads, feathers, clay, found objects, knotting cord

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About

For the love of language.

Kami O.: Writer. Editor. Creator.

I'm a third-year MFA candidate at the University of New Orleans' Creative Writing Workshop, and many things more besides. Staff reader for a literary journal, freelance copy editor and writer, fiction writer, the creator behind a variety of literary-themed and other fun gifts for writers and all creative types.
Though I'm originally from Florida, New Orleans has been my home since 2003. I've been a cook, a server, a telecommunications coordinator, a picture framer, and an assistant to the director of a National Writing Project site, but it is my goal and dream to devote my education and experiences to my own writing, the improvement of the writing of others, and the spreading of the love of the written word through thoughtful, handmade gifts.

Here are a few of my favorite things:
Lovecraftian mythos, fingerless gloves, velvet jackets, iced green tea, hats, blueberries, absinthe, walking with St. Anne on Mardi Gras morning, thunderstorms, leopard print, cephalopods, corvids, books on genetics, incense, shiny or glittery objects, Siamese cats, espresso, cardigans, road trips, Vietnamese coffee, well-organized personal libraries, old typewriters, big sunglasses, hardware stores, stompy boots, feather pillows, random science fiction references.

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