Tara sits on a sand dune, writing by hand. A piece of white fabric flows away from the paper and flies in the wind. Tara is wearing a patterned suit.

Photo by Pat Berrett

Tara in front of lilac bushes

Tara King writes poems, fiction, zines, games, essays, and pieces for performance. She lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Her writing has appeared on the Walker Art Center blog, Pantheon.io, Jersey Devil Press, Drupal Diversity, Poetry SuperHighway, Mad King Thomas’ blog, as well as on stages around Minneapolis and the world. Her zines have found a home at Santa Fe Zine Fest & ABQ Zine Fest.

She is working on her first novel.

Her writing work is supported by amazing people on Patreon and by a day job.

She’s also a:

software engineer | bicyclist | table-top gamer | amateur guitarist | open-source contributor | non-binary woman | druid-in-training | intersectional feminist | general enthusiast