Bewildering Stories biography
Mia Tijam has a degree in Creative Writing and a minor in European Languages from the University of the Philippines, Diliman. She is a critic for the Happy Monday Poetry Readings and Rocket Kapre, a fellow at the 2007 Dumaguete National Writers’ Workshop, and co-editor of the Philippine Speculative Fiction Sampler.
Her work has been published in the Philippines Free Press, Philippine Speculative Fiction anthologies, Philippine Genre Stories, and Expanded Horizons; it has merited an Honorable Mention in the 2008 Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, finalist status in the 2009 Philippines Free Press Literary Awards, inclusion in Charles Tan’s Best of Philippine Speculative Fiction 2009, UP Press Best of Philippine Speculative Fiction 2005-2010, and the 2012 Mariner Awards. So far she considers her greatest and wildest story her newborn son, R.A. Khan Tijam.
Mia can be reached on Facebook where you’ll find her talking about many things that often get others talking, as well.
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