Megan Kelso studied history and political science at the The Evergreen State College in Olympia, where she studied history and political science, following a brief stint at art school. She self-published the “Girlhero” mini comic. Kelso received two Ignatz awards for her graphic novel Artichoke Tales. In 2007, she was invited by The New York Times Magazine to serialize her “Watergate Sue” comic as part of their weekly Funny Pages feature. Kelso is currently at work on her third collection of short stories.