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Molly B Photography 2012

Molly B Photography 2012

bio

Anika Fajardo was born in Colombia and raised in Minnesota. Her honors include a Jerome Foundation Travel & Study Grant, several Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grants, and a Loft Literary Center Mentor Series award. Her memoir manuscript, Magical Realism for Non-Believers, was a finalist for the 2012 Bakeless Literary Prize in Creative Nonfiction. Her middle grade novel-in-progress, What If a Fish, was selected for 2017 Pitch Wars and awarded an Artist Initiative Grant.

She lives and writes in the very literary city of Minneapolis where she teaches and serves on the Board at the Loft Literary Center. 

 

upcoming appearances/classes

Loft Class Sampler
Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis
Feb. 17, 2018 ~ 9-4

Exploring Flash Nonfiction: Finding Meaning in Everyday Life
Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis
Feb. 24, 2018 ~ 9-3

*Watch for details about Snapshot Stories writing class March 6 - April 24, 2018!

Dia de los ninos / Day of the Child / Day of the Book
with Anika Fajardo (other authors TBA)
Location TBA
April 28, 2018

see past appearances

see more about her freelance writing and editing