Fen Yik, a writer of YA and Adult Fantasy and practitioner of the Wing Chun system of kung fu, is a computational linguist based in Boston, MA and an expert in the field of historical linguistics. His YA Fantasy, BENEVOLENT FIST, features positive Chinese American diaspora representation, where high school martial arts students from New York are plunged into a centuries-old war between magical kung fu schools.
Katharine J. Adams is an English fantasy writer living in New Zealand. Her Adult Fantasy, TONIGHT, I BURN, features a bisexual protagonist with positive LGBTQ+ representation, where a witch named Penny must burn each night to walk in Death to free her sister by fulfilling a bargain with a mysterious Lord. But spying sparks romance with a captive oracle, forcing Penny to choose: die in life for her, or live in Death with him.