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6 countries. 17 cities. An inclusive global community.

Alex Laughlin

Writer for Patsy Takemoto Mink

Brooklyn, NYC

Alex is from a military family, a prolific writer and podcast producer. She has written for BuzzFeed, The Washington Post and NPR, among many others. She's currently producing a weekly politics podcast called The Argument for the New York Times and advises for The Self Evident Show, a podcast about the Asian American experience.

Alison Tam

Writer for Wu Zetian

Taipei, Taiwan & Irvine, California

Alison Tam is a Taiwanese-American writer, reader and occasional game developer. Her favorite stories are about women who aren't afraid to go after their dreams.

Find her on alisontam.github.io or on twitter.com/thetamslam.

Ananya Vahal

Writer for Kalpana Chawla

Atlanta, Georgia

Ananya is a freelance writer with an MFA in writing. Her genres include creative nonfiction, humor writing, and comic books. When she isn’t writing, she is busy running her nonprofit The Sid Foundation Inc.

Bo Feng Lin

Portrait Illustrator

Hamburg, Germany

Bo Feng Lin is a Chinese German artist from Pforzheim, a small town in Germany. After dropping out of architecture school, he pursued a career in illustration at the Hamburg University of Applied Science. His signature style combines geometric shapes and vibrant colors with the female form. Along with digital art, Bo loves to work with oil and acrylic mediums. He’s currently working as a freelance illustrator on various illustration projects for video games, children's books, and advertisements.

Cherise Nelson

Editor

Los Angeles, California

Cherise is so honored to be involved as a volunteer editor for Hello Prosper. If you ever need a book recommendation, check her out at www.instagram.com/wellreadhuman

Derek Ng

Writer for Chloe Kim

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Derek studied abroad for eight years in the U.S., earning a degree at St. Lawrence University with a Bachelor’s in Creative Writing. Now back home, he’s re-exploring the city between coaching squash and writing. He is focusing on growing his Instagram poetry account @writeamin_d.

Frances Huyuh

Writer for Grace Lee Boggs

El Monte, California

Frances Huynh is a community organizer mobilizing working-class tenants in LA Chinatown. She helps fight against gentrification and the physical and cultural displacement of their existing neighborhood.

Honey Daengdej

Writer for Chanannatt Thongkhamsuk (Dr. Aey)

Bangkok, Thailand

Honey is a writer and storyteller born in Bangkok, Thailand. As an avid reader, Honey has always been fascinated by the power of words. She tells relatable stories through poetry. She creates in order to destigmatize, vocalize, and normalize talks about mental health, sexuality, and the bold act of being unapologetically human.

Jade Amargo Verdeflor

Writer for Thelma Buchholdt

Oakland, California

Jade is a second generation Pinay/Pilipina American, born in San Diego and living in San Francisco. Currently, she is a public health practitioner, aiming to advance health equity and fight for workers' rights. She is also passionate about sharing stories in many forms, but her top two favorites are creative nonfiction prose and documentary film.

Jennifer Huang

Writer for Yoko Ono

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Jennifer Huang is a Taiwanese-American writer, teacher, and artist from Rockville, Maryland. She received her MFA in Poetry at the University of Michigan. Her work in poetry and nonfiction traces lineage, home, and silence.


Kyungseo Min

Writer for Sue-jin Kang

Montreal, Quebec

Kyungseo Min is a playwright and writer inspired by both Eastern and Western storytelling philosophies. She merges the two together to create a unique, dramatic style.

Lindsay Saito

Writer for Ruth Asawa

Brooklyn, NYC

Lindsay is a creative professional who seeks innovative solutions. She develops strategy, content, and experiences that engage and grow audiences for big brands and mission-driven organizations. In work, as in life, she's deeply committed to supporting inclusivity and cultural equity.

Priyanka Oza

Writer for Merle Oberon

Gujarat, India

Priyanka is a South Asian writer, content creator and health professional. She quit her job in public health to focus on writing full-time at the end of 2019. Her brand, @chitchatandchai focuses on South Asian storytelling and wellness tips. Priyanka lives for great coffee, great stories and Indian culture.

Roshni Patel

Illustrator & Marketing Strategist

Boston, MA

Roshni is an Indian-American creative from Boston. She turned her passion for art into a paper goods brand, Colors of Roshni, where she manages an Etsy shop, creates custom pieces, and collaborates with influential brands. Her work is a fusion of her South Asian heritage and Western upbringing. Her style is represented through vivid colors, real-life experiences, and cultural traditions. Her mission is to spread light through her art.

Stacey Uy

Designer & Strategist

San Diego, California

Stacey is an independent Filipino Chinese American specializing in print design and branding strategy. When she's not crafting design magic, you can find her at the library researching for her self-published zine Radical History Club or facilitating her addiction to vintage T-shirts at the nearest flea market.

Tania Chatterjee

Writer for Noor Inayat Khan

Fairfax, Virginia

Tania works in the field of HIV and sexual health in the DC metropolitan area. She is a photographer, Indian classical dancer, and writer. She’s 1 of 4 co-founders of the South Asian Sexual and Mental Health Alliance, which aims to bring taboo topics (like love, sex, and gender identity) in the South Asian diaspora to light.

Alex Laughlin

Brooklyn, NYC

Writer for Patsy Takemoto Mink

Alex is from a military family, a prolific writer and podcast producer. She has written for BuzzFeed, The Washington Post and NPR, among many others. She's currently producing a weekly politics podcast called The Argument for the New York Times and advises for The Self Evident Show, a podcast about the Asian American experience.

Alison Tam

Taipei, Taiwan & Irvine, California

Writer for Wu Zetian

Alison Tam is a Taiwanese-American writer, reader and occasional game developer. Her favorite stories are about women who aren't afraid to go after their dreams.

Find her on alisontam.github.io or on twitter.com/thetamslam.

Ananya Vahal

Atlanta, Georgia

Writer for Kalpana Chawla

Ananya is a freelance writer with an MFA in writing. Her genres include creative nonfiction, humor writing, and comic books. When she isn’t writing, she is busy running her nonprofit The Sid Foundation Inc.

Cherise Nelson

Los Angeles, California

Editor

Cherise is so honored to be involved as a volunteer editor for Hello Prosper. If you ever need a book recommendation, check her out at www.instagram.com/wellreadhuman

Derek Ng

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Writer for Chloe Kim

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Derek studied abroad for eight years in the U.S., earning a degree at St. Lawrence University with a Bachelor’s in Creative Writing. Now back home, he’s re-exploring the city between coaching squash and writing. He is focusing on growing his Instagram poetry account @writeamin_d.

Frances Huyuh

El Monte, California

Writer for Grace Lee Boggs

Frances Huynh is a community organizer mobilizing working-class tenants in LA Chinatown. She helps fight against gentrification and the physical and cultural displacement of their existing neighborhood.

Honey Daengdej

Bangkok, Thailand

Writer for Chanannatt Thongkhamsuk (Dr. Aey)

Honey is a writer and storyteller born in Bangkok, Thailand. As an avid reader, Honey has always been fascinated by the power of words. She tells relatable stories through poetry. She creates in order to destigmatize, vocalize, and normalize talks about mental health, sexuality, and the bold act of being unapologetically human.

Jade Amargo Verdeflor

Oakland, California

Writer for Thelma Buchholdt

Jade is a second generation Pinay/Pilipina American, born in San Diego and living in San Francisco. Currently, she is a public health practitioner, aiming to advance health equity and fight for workers' rights. She is also passionate about sharing stories in many forms, but her top two favorites are creative nonfiction prose and documentary film.

Jennifer Huang

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Writer for Yoko Ono

Jennifer Huang is a Taiwanese-American writer, teacher, and artist from Rockville, Maryland. She received her MFA in Poetry at the University of Michigan. Her work in poetry and nonfiction traces lineage, home, and silence.


Kyungseo Min

Montreal, Quebec

Writer for Sue-jin Kang

Kyungseo Min is a playwright and writer inspired by both Eastern and Western storytelling philosophies. She merges the two together to create a unique, dramatic style.

Lindsay Saito

Brooklyn, NYC

Writer for Ruth Asawa

Lindsay is a creative professional who seeks innovative solutions. She develops strategy, content, and experiences that engage and grow audiences for big brands and mission-driven organizations. In work, as in life, she's deeply committed to supporting inclusivity and cultural equity.

Priyanka Oza

Gujarat, India

Writer for Merle Oberon

Priyanka is a South Asian writer, content creator and health professional. She quit her job in public health to focus on writing full-time at the end of 2019. Her brand, @chitchatandchai focuses on South Asian storytelling and wellness tips. Priyanka lives for great coffee, great stories and Indian culture.

Tania Chatterjee

Fairfax, Virginia

Writer for Noor Inayat Khan

Tania works in the field of HIV and sexual health in the DC metropolitan area. She is a photographer, Indian classical dancer, and writer. She’s 1 of 4 co-founders of the South Asian Sexual and Mental Health Alliance, which aims to bring taboo topics (like love, sex, and gender identity) in the South Asian diaspora to light.

Bo Feng Lin

Hamburg, Germany

Portrait Illustrator

Bo Feng Lin is a Chinese German artist from Pforzheim, a small town in Germany. After dropping out of architecture school, he pursued a career in illustration at the Hamburg University of Applied Science. His signature style combines geometric shapes and vibrant colors with the female form. Along with digital art, Bo loves to work with oil and acrylic mediums. He’s currently working as a freelance illustrator on various illustration projects for video games, children's books, and advertisements.

Roshni Patel

Boston, MA

Illustrator & Marketing Strategist

Roshni is an Indian-American creative from Boston. She turned her passion for art into a paper goods brand, Colors of Roshni, where she manages an Etsy shop, creates custom pieces, and collaborates with influential brands. Her work is a fusion of her South Asian heritage and Western upbringing. Her style is represented through vivid colors, real-life experiences, and cultural traditions. Her mission is to spread light through her art.

Stacey Uy

San Diego, California

Designer & Strategist

Stacey is an independent Filipino Chinese American specializing in print design and branding strategy. When she's not crafting design magic, you can find her at the library researching for her self-published zine Radical History Club or facilitating her addiction to vintage T-shirts at the nearest flea market.