as a writer
Misao currently writes for Up Inc. and has contributed her personal works to the online music blog Indie Witches and arts collective and activist organization Asians in the Arts. She has also contributed her personal essays and poetry to the Sacrosanct Collective. Their work often centers around marginalized artists or experiences, exploring the intersections of identity and broader social justice issues.
Misao received an Honorable Mention for Connecticut College's Prize for Undergraduate Library Research in 2018 in their academic essay that explored the ideologies of Whiteness in Puccini's opera, Madame Butterfly.