Crystal Smithwick aka Ynesen Ongge Xong Kerij-e
Crystal L. Smithwick is a technical writer for a major software company. She has written articles for the web and maintained both personal and commercial websites for the past 15 years. She shares her adventures with her husband of 29 years and her 19-year old son. They own a Tobiano Paint gelding, Bourdain, and a Bay Mustang mare, Gigi.
Ynesen Ongge Xong Kerij-e is a 13th century Chinese Mongolian living in the edges of the court of Kublai Khan. Kerij-e has been participating in the SCA for over 30 years and has held various offices at the Kingdom, Principality, Baronial, and Shire level. She is a Viscountess of Artemisia, a Mistress of the Laurel and Pelican, and a Lion of Atenveldt. She is currently the founding guild head of the Madrone Equestrian Guild. She has been actively autocrating and participating in equestrian activities in An Tir for 12 years.
She is also known for her now retired Web site on Mongolian domestic arts: Kerij-e's Ger.
She can be contacted at email@example.com