Alina Stefanescu

Alina was born in Romania, raised in Alabama, and reared by the love-ghost of Tom Waits and Hannah Arendt. She lives in Tuscaloosa with her partner and three small native mammal species. Her story, “White Tennis Shoes” won the 2015 Ryan R. Gibbs Flash Fiction Award. You can read her poetry and prose in current issues of PoemMemoirStory, Tinge Magazine, Jellyfish Review, Lunch Ticket, and others.