Kate lives and works in Baltimore, MD. Her first novel is forthcoming from Viking in 2020.

She is co-author, with artist Boya Sun, of the children’s graphic novel Chasma Knights, published by First Second Books in May 2018.

Her work has been published online in Blackbird, Narrative, The Los Angeles Review of Books, Ambit, and Nat. Brut. She received a 2017 Rubys Artist Project Grant, and was a 2018 writer-in-residence at The Mount (Edith Wharton’s home) and a creative resident at Bloedel Reserve.

She has a master’s in creative writing from the University of St. Andrews.