Vernieda Vergara

After working many years as a research assistant, Vernieda now enjoys the less-than-stable lifestyle of a freelance writer. When she isn’t writing fiction or devouring manga, she enjoys trying out recipes, discovering new restaurants, and convincing her unsuspecting friends to watch the latest horror movie with her. Vernieda is also a staff writer for Women Write About Comics, where she analyzes manga in-depth. She lives in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. Twitter: @incitata

An Introduction to Filipino Horror

Curious about the supernatural traditions of the Philippines? Check out this introduction to the monsters that stalk through Filipino horror.

10 of the Best Manga Friendships

Do you love reading about platonic relationships in comics? Then check out this list of some of the best manga friendships.

Start a New Hobby With These Manga Drawing Books

Looking for something to do while you're staying at home? Do you love manga? Pick up one of these manga drawing books to start a new hobby!

8 Manga With Environmental Themes

Ecological topics regularly appear in manga, sometimes in surprising ways. Check out these manga with environmental themes to see how!

Read These MG and YA Books by Korean Authors

Want to read middle grade and YA books by Korean authors? This list of books like Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee includes space opera, K-drama inspired contemporary fantasy, and a historical mystery!

Take a Walk on the Wild Side With These Animal Centric Manga Series

Do you want more animal manga series in your life? Check out this list of titles, which ranges from the cute to the downright weird.

50 Best Manga You Must Read Right Now

New to reading manga and don't know where to start? Want to find a new series to dive into? Here's a list of the 50 best manga to add to your reading list.

Escape to the Past With These 5 Historical Manga

Need a break from the present? Dive into the past with these historical manga series, which feature epic quests, blood-soaked revenge, or gentle romance!

Best Manga 2020: New Titles to Check Out This Year

Want some manga recommendations for the new year? Here's a list of some of the most promising, best manga 2020 has to offer!

Quiz: Which NARUTO Character Are You?

Are you a big Naruto fan? Has the question, "Which Naruto character are you" ever crossed your mind? Take this quiz to learn the answer!

Quiz: Which ONE PIECE Character Are You?

You might be a fan of the pirate-themed manga, One Piece, but do you know which One Piece character are you? Take this quiz to find out!

When Manga Series Go on Hiatus: A Conundrum

How do you cope when the manga series you love go on hiatus, with their futures unsure?

4 Chilling Reads Featuring Classic Urban Legends and Ghost Stories

Do you love classic urban legends? Indulge your nostagia and check out these chilling reads based on some of the the classics.

Get Scared With These 15 Psychological Horror Manga

Looking for a scary read? Check out this list of psychological horror manga, featuring some classics, some recent releases, and lesser known titles.

Check Out the Titles That Inspired the 2019 Fall Anime Season

Are you interested in checking out some manga that inspired shows from the 2019 fall anime season? We've gathered them in one convenient list!

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