Spencer Kealamakia is a Honolulu-based writer and editor originally from Hilo, Hawaiʻi. A graduate of the UH Manoa English Department and the MFA Writing Program at the University of North Carolina Greensboro, Spencer has published fiction in literary journals such as The Greensboro Review, Hawaiʻi Review, and Anderbo. He’s also written essays about Hawaiʻi history, people, and the arts for HAWAIʻI Magazine, Honolulu Civil Beat, FLUX Hawaiʻi, Halekulani Living, Palm, and Hana Hou! Magazine. He’s currently working on several book projects, and since June 2018, he’s served as a co-organizer for MIA Honolulu.