I am a U.K-born, U.S-based writer with a particular interest in travel, migration, gender and sexual politics. My writing has appeared in print in Bitch, Honolulu Weekly, (614) Magazine and $pread Magazine, and online at The Rumpus, The Hairpin, The Toast, Shermans Travel, HotelChatter, and Matador Network.
I come from a small town in Scotland and have, at various points, lived in Japan, Chile, Australia, the Czech Republic and Iceland. I have been based in the U.S since 2007, am currently located in New York City. My favo(u)rite places on earth are Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Uruguay, Helsinki, and Mexico City.
Contact me at karenlgardiner @ gmail.com