Illustrated portrait of Belinda, created from an app

Belinda Kroll writes award-winning cozy Victorian fantasy and fiction about strong women and the secrets they unearth, featuring mild romance and comedy-of-manners ridiculous fun. In addition to being an author, she is a user experience design professional, hobbyist photographer, and lindy hopper. She is obsessed with eyeglasses, Korean dramas, home renovation and cooking shows, and petting every dog that allows her to do so. She lives with her family in Ohio.

Kroll is also the author of non-fiction and children’s storybooks under the name Binaebi Akah. She releases bullet journal-inspired stationery for creatives and caregivers at her shop Bright Bird Press, which is also the name of her publishing company under Embark Enterprises, LLC.


Things I Love

  1. Sailor Moon
  2. Jane Austen
  3. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  4. Doctor Who
  5. Korean Dramas

Things I Could Do Without

  1. Spiders
  2. Heights
  3. Pranks
  4. Bullies
  5. Anything grape-flavored

Clifton Strengths

  1. Intellection
  2. Achiever
  3. Learner
  4. Context
  5. Individualization