Rine Karr (pronounced /ˈrɪni kär/) is a writer and aspiring novelist by moonlight and a copy editor and web development student by daylight.

Originally from western New York state, but currently living in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains, Rine spent four years in northwestern Pennsylvania, two years in Washington DC, and has also lived in Hong Kong and London.

As a former museum professional working in collections management, Rine has a strong passion for cultural heritage preservation, as well as Buddhism. She studied anthropology, archaeology, and religious studies as an undergrad, and international human rights, political economy, Buddhist studies, and Buddhist art in graduate school.

Rine is currently a contributing writer at Girls in Capes, the former Chief Copy Editor and an occasional contributor at Women Write About Comics, and a team member at WriteOnCon.

In her free time, Rine loves consuming stories, especially novels, manga, anime, offbeat films, and video games. She also loves traveling and exploring cuisine, both by cooking and dining out.

Rine is currently in the midst of writing a novel.

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