Rine Karr (pronounced /’rin kär/) is a writer and aspiring novelist by moonlight and a copy editor 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 and documentation, Rine has a strong passion for cultural heritage preservation, Buddhism, and traveling. She studied anthropology, archaeology, and religious studies as an undergrad, and international human rights, political economy, Buddhist studies, and Buddhist art in graduate school.
In her free time, Rine loves consuming stories, especially novels, manga, anime, video games, and offbeat films. She is the Chief Copy Editor and an occasional contributor at Women Write About Comics, as well as an Anime Writer at Girls in Capes, and a Web Volunteer at WriteOnCon.
Rine is currently in the midst of writing a novel.