Kim Ji-hyon won Daesan Juvenile Literary Award(大山 靑少年 文學賞) in 2002, when she was a high school student. Since then, she has published a number of fantasy stories and science fictions about language, mythology, and gender. Amile is her pen name. She also works as a professional translator. Her works includes the works of famous writers such as Sarah Waters, Marissa Meyer, Howard Phillips Lovecraft, Ursula K. Leung, and Osson Scott Card, and more. Currently, she focuses on collaborative novel creation project ILN.