Abigail Licad is one big FOB and damn proud of it. She grew up in the Philippines and immigrated to San Leandro, California at age 13. She has a BA from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in literature from Oxford University. Her poetry and book reviews have appeared in Calyx, Borderlands, The Critical Flame, and the San Francisco Chronicle, among others.
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