Tara Lynn Masih's anthologies include The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Fiction and The Chalk Circle: Intercultural Prizewinning Essays. Her fiction publications include Where the Dog Star Never Glows: Stories and multiple chapbooks from the Feral Press that are archived in such universities as Yale and NYU. She founded the Intercultural Essay Prize and The Best Small Fictions series. Masih received a finalist fiction grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, an Inspirational Woman in Literature Award from AITL Media, and several national book awards including an IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award. My Real Name Is Hanna, her first novel, won a Florida Book Award, a Foreword Book of the Year Award, a Skipping Stones Honor Award, and the Julia Ward Howe Award for Young Readers. It will be released in Slovakia in October 2019.