Hope Zane was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii where she currently lives after spending a happy decade in the Bay Area. She studied at the California College of the Arts, where her area of focus was painting. Her visual art and literary works inform each other, as she spins worlds full of beauty and magic, suffering and redemption.
Zane's work is influenced by her experiences as a woman alive in the age of the Internet. She specializes in strong heroines who aren't quite good or bad, but something in between. Follow her online @lovetincture or hopezane.com to find out what she’s doing next.