Karyssa developed an interest in writing at a young age. In only junior high school Karyssa took home a highly honored award in the Modern Woodsmen Contest. Since then Karyssa has developed her writing skills through academic works such as research papers and dissertations as well as through her own personal endeavors. Such personal works include a comedy blog as well as various science-fiction novels targeted for a young audience. Her writing style has been mainly focused on the education system and the development of children, however her interest include a vast array of areas.