Amber Hsu is a Chinese-born, US-raised, UK-based wordsmith, visual artist, filmmaker and designer. She has written for the Royal Court Theatre, Orange Tree Theatre, Islington Youth Theatre, and been on writing attachment at the National Theatre Studios. She has also made pictures and moving images for i-D magazine, FilmLondon, 3x3 and the Society of Children's Books Writers & Illustrators. She is also the founder and creator of Tiny Pencil, an independent, artist-led, anthology artzine and press. Once, she also worked in a morgue.