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My name is K. I'm a writer and photographer. For my photography services, please click here. For writing, scroll down. Thank you for visiting!

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K Ho is a writer and photographer from Vancouver BC, the unceded territories of the xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), səlilwəta’Ɂɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) peoples. They are the winner of The Fiddlehead’s 2021 Creative Nonfiction Contest, and their work has appeared in The Margins:

Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Resonance: Essays on the Craft and Life of Writing, PRISM International, THEM lit, the Canadian National Arts Centre, and elsewhere. They are a Tin House 2023 Fellow, a VONA/Voices 2018 Fellow, and a graduate of the Creative Writing MFA at the University of Minnesota. They currently live in Minneapolis, MN, Dakota territory, where they are working on a novel.

Select Publications

Select Publications

"Readiness Assessment Form," The Margins: Asian American Writers' Workshop, Autumn 2023


"Lines," So To Speak Journal, Summer 2023


"Autobiography of this Essay," Resonance: Essays on the Life and Craft of Writing, Anvil Press 2022


"Dispatches," Winner of The Fiddlehead's 2021 Creative Nonfiction Contest Winner, Autumn 2021

InterviewThe Fiddlehead, Autumn 2021

"recovery poem," PRISM International, Fall 2021, Issue 60.1

"Lunch with Hot Girls," emerge 2019, Simon Fraser University


"arrival,"THEM lit, 2017, Issue III



July 2024: Anderson Center Residency (Red Wing, MN)


Nov-Dec 2023: Grand Marais Art Colony Residency (Grand Marias, MN)

Sept 14, 2023, 7:30pm, Milkweed UMN Faculty/Student Reading Series, 1011 Washington Ave. S @ Milkweed Books (Minneapolis, MN)

July 2023: Tin House Summer Workshop (Portland, OR)

June 2023: Tofte Lake Minnesota BIPOC Artist Residency (Tofte Lake, MN)

March 19 2023, 5pm: Mill City Reading Series @ Magers and Quinn Bookstore (Minneapolis, MN)



Send me an email if you'd like to get in touch!


Author photo (top): Photos by K Ho

Author photo (bottom): Tarik Dobbs

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