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Tatiana has lived in San Diego, a small mining town in Nevada, and now resides in Iowa, where she’s pursuing an MFA in creative writing at the University of Iowa. Her novel-in-progress won the 2020 Diverse Worlds grant from the Speculative Literature Foundation. She has essays published in F(r)ictionDogwood, and forthcoming from The Los Angeles Review. In her free time, she lifts weights and plays Magic: The Gathering. You can connect with Tatiana on Twitter: @TatianaSchlote or on Instagram @thebuffwriter.

Tatiana is represented by Amanda Orozco.