Emily Riesbeck has been self publishing their superhero webcomic, The Blue Valkyrie, for four years. Their short comics have been featured in anthologies such as Chubby and Local Haunts. Their debut graphic novel, It’s Your Funeral, will be published by Iron Circus Comics in 2020.

Emily was born and raised in McHenry, Illinois and lives in Chicago with their two partners and their cat. When not writing comics, Emily enjoys playing tabletop roleplaying game. You can hear Emily on the RPG podcast Roll Dice and Cry.