The Author

leopard_instagramKat Asharya is a writer and recovering filmmaker whose work has screened at the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the IFC Theatre in NYC and Anthology Film Archives. She founded and wrote NOGOODFORME.COM in 2003, one of the first fashion blogs online. She recently completed her first novel, a supernatural punk romance about teenage skater werewolves, and is already rolling on her next book.

A former New Yorker and San Francisco denizen now based outside Chicago, she graduated from Duke University with a B.A. in English and creative writing. She has an M.F.A. in film directing and screenwriting from Columbia University.

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