Essays in Print

Blended: Writers on the Stepfamily Experience launches this May. Read more about Emma's writing here.

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Addie & Emma at Christmas
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Emma Kate Tsai's Ruminations

Emma Kate Tsai shares her thoughts here.

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Readers in the flesh

I hadn't had much time to practice my reading, just about twenty minutes in the…

ekphrastic

ARTlines: a national ekphrastic poetry competition for writers to be inspired by art

Before my good friend, Christa Forster, posted the corresponding event at the MFAH on Facebook,…

Writers in the Schools: Night WrITerS Workshop

When I walked upstairs to the private room that would be the workshop venue, I…


About the Author

Emma Kate Tsai is the author of "An Edible Religion," published in Connotation Press, "Twins," an excerpt of Say My Name: A Memoir of Lost Identity, published in the Rice University School of Continuing Study Writers' Gallery, "How I Reconnected to My Father Through Food" and "Hands of Love--My Father's," published in Elephant Journal, "A Chinese-American Girl: Drinking from East to West," published in Drinking Diaries: Women Serve Their Stories Straight Up, "Spell of Starvation," published in Loving for Crumbs, "Colorblind," published in Brain Child Magazine, and "Half-American to Half-Chinese," published in the upcoming Blended: Writers on the Stepfamily Experience.

Emma is a writer and editor in Houston, Texas. More about her editing can be found at emmaedits.com. She has a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Houston and a master's degree in liberal studies from Rice University. Emma's current book project is a memoir on identity in identical twins and is in progress.