Kiran Josen

Kiran is a project manager by day and an aspiring writer (and amateur embroider) by night. She currently calls Astoria home, where she lives with, arguably, the best dog in the entire world. You can reach her at for questions, musings, or sci-fi/fantasy book recommendations. Follow along on twitter @writings_kiranj.

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Gift yourself or another Edgar fan these dark and delightful Edgar Allan Poe gifts, including prints, stickers, and jewelry.

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That American-Born Desi Life: 5 Must Reads

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