Mirissa Joi was born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised Memphis, Tennessee. She graduated from Christian Brothers University with a bachelor's in creative writing and history. She is currently enrolled at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. At school, she is involved with the Minnesota Justice Foundation, the Black Student Law Association, and the Immigration Law Society. In her free time, Mirissa enjoys reading science fiction, writing poetry, and drawing anime.
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