Anna Kander writes fiction, dark fantasy, and poetry featuring strong women. She’s also a licensed counselor in the Midwest. Her work is published or forthcoming in journals including Star*Line, Leveler, and Train. Read her work here.

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Her writing sidekick is a fearless blue fish who doesn’t realize he’s only one inch tall. She also loves chai tea, kindness, and snarky advice. If you’d like to learn more, you can read Morgan AB Saddleson’s interview with Anna.

Anna reads poetry for Empire & Great Jones Press and Helen: A Literary Magazine. She has also published articles and book chapters on mental health, law, politics, and gender.

Anna hosts an online writers’ group, 51 Writers, for established and aspiring authors who write strong female characters. The group’s online journal, 51 Writers, is currently accepting submissions.

If you’re interested in beta-reading or finding a critique partner, please be in touch. Anna critiques at the Absolute Write Water Cooler, AllPoetry, Critique Circle, and Scribophile. Here’s more information.

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