Raised by martial artists, Katie Li grew up with fascinating stories and an eclectic cast of characters. She continues this tradition in her work, writing fiction and narrative non-fiction about personal transformation and unlikely possibilities. Her experimental novella, Somewhere In Between, was a selected finalist in the IPNE Book Awards 2015. Her stories have appeared in The Huffington Post, Bitch Flicks, Write From Wrong, and Xenith. She currently serves on the Board of Directors at The Writers Place. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri.