bio

Molly B Photography 2012

Molly B Photography 2012

Anika Fajardo lives and writes in the very literary city of Minneapolis where she serves on the Board of the Loft Literary Center. Her honors include a Jerome Foundation Travel & Study Grant, two Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grants, a Loft Literary Center Mentor Series award, St. Catherine University's Denny Prize, and a Pushcart nomination from Hippocampus Magazine. Her memoir manuscript, Magical Realism for Non-Believers, was a finalist for the 2012 Bakeless Literary Prize in Creative Nonfiction. Her middle grade novel, What If a Fish, was selected for 2017 Pitch Wars.

upcoming events/classes

Minnesota State Arts Board Information Session Panel
Textile Center, Minneapolis, MN
Wednesday, September 13 ~ 7pm

Reading and Writing Creative Nonfiction: Telling More True Stories
Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN
Saturday, October 7 ~ 10-4

Upper Mississippi Harvest Literary Magazine Guest Speaker
St, Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN
Wednesday, October 11 ~ 4:30

see past appearances

contact

by email
anikalibrarian@gmail.com

online
@anikawriter on Twitter

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