Photography by Gwendelyn Go
Jo is left-handed and would love to see a world where more people like her can have access to safer tools. Have you ever cut tomatoes with your left hand using a right-edged knife? Yeah.
She is a first-generation Filipino-American, born in the Philippines and moved to Hawai'i when she was 4.
Her favorite things to do that involve money are getting tattoos, dying her hair, and eating good food.
In her spare time (when she should be writing), she binges lots of shows as "research" for her writing. 🙄
Yes, she did draw comics in middle school—she finished Volume 1, actually. Now she dabbles in some type of artform here and there for muscle memory purposes.