Lin focused on 18th-century literature and theater history while in a PhD program, with specific interest in material culture on the stage, and remains fascinated. She has a BA in English from Williams College and an MFA in Creative Writing from American University. Currently a Bunker Hill Community College adjunct professor, she is also a freelance writer, blogger, and poet when not being a King’s Chapel educator. Lin loves to walk the green spaces of Boston and the shores of New England, learning local ecology. She also enjoys reading.