Vera Kartalou uses writing as a means of expression and creation. She loves crime novels, noir elements in literature, fiction and satire. She has been distinguished in various creative writing contest, by well known publishers, with her texts having been published in literary collections and e-journals. She is also one of the creators of the flash fiction literature website “121 Words”.
Kartalou has published graphic novels such as “Biography”, “Eternal Doom – The Beginning of the End” and “Eternal Doom 2 – The Curse of Knowledge” illustrated by Panagiotis Tsaousis, as well as the flash fiction collection “Confessions” illustrated by Kostas Fragiadakis. She has also published “The Vampire Thanasis Vagias” and “Fygi”, which are comics based on the poems of the national poet Aristotelis Valaoritis and illustrated by Nikos Papamihail.
Her latest work includes curating and participating in the group exhibitions: "Refute It”, “The Proust Effect”, “V for Versatility”, "Untold Tales of a City", “Misfortunes Never Come Singly”, “Wherever I travel Greece hurts me” and “The Next Decade”.