Mee-ok is an award-winning essayist, poet, and memoirist. She has been or will be featured in the LA Times, Boston Globe Magazine, River Teeth’s “Beautiful Things,” Cincinnati Review, American Journal of Poetry, Korean Quarterly, and Michael Pollan’s anthology for Medium. She is currently a contributing editor at Passengers Journal and the recipient of the 2021 Voices of Color Fellowship at the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing as well as a visiting lecturer at the Frank Lloyd Wright estate, Taliesin, where she was previously a Writer in Residence. She is also featured in [Un]Well on Netflix. More at