Karen Osborne is a writer, visual storyteller and violinist based in Baltimore, MD. Her short fiction can be found in Escape Pod and Robot Dinosaurs, and scheduled to appear in Beneath Ceaseless Skies and Fireside Magazine. Her first novel is forthcoming from Tor Books.

Karen is an experienced journalist, photographer and event videographer, earning first-place awards for reporting and news photography in Florida, Maryland and New York, writing a nationally-syndicated column for teens for Catholic News Service, and landing a Gold Award for Best Wedding Trailer from the Wedding and Event Videographers of America in 2012. (See it here!)

Karen attended Viable Paradise and the Clarion Writers’ Workshop, emcees Charm City Spec, Baltimore’s local speculative fiction reading series, plays fiddle in the Homespun Ceilidh Band, and works as a freelance photographer and videographer in Baltimore.

Her literary interests are represented by Dorian Maffei of Kimberley Cameron & Associates.

Twitter: @karenthology
Instagram: @karenthology