Miya T. Beck

 

Miya T. Beck is a native Californian who has always been fascinated by the Japanese side of her heritage. While earning a bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara, she spent a year in Tokyo studying Japanese language, literature, and history. A former daily newspaper reporter and freelance magazine writer, she now works as a communications specialist in the financial services industry. She is working on a fairy tale-inspired middle grade novel.