Poet, teacher, and editor Tanya Chernov is the author of A Real Emotional Girl, (Skyhorse Publishing), one of Kirkus Reviews’ 15 Excellent New Memoirs. She holds a BA from the University of Puget Sound and earned an MFA in poetry from the Northwest Institute of Literary Arts, Whidbey Writers Workshop. A Pushcart Prize nominee, she served as the longtime poetry and translations editor of The Los Angeles Review. Tanya lives and writes in Seattle with her dog, Mona, though the roots of her heart remain firmly planted in Wisconsin.
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