Dor Atkinson is a kid at heart, surrounded by college kids and actual kids. She lives on the Central California Coast with her spouse and wildly creative 6-year-old. She is a member of SCBWI, The Manuscript Academy, and several writers’ groups. Her short fiction will be featured in an upcoming issue of Electric Spec. She is a theatre director and college professor who received her MFA at Virginia Tech in 2011 with a focus in Directing and Public Dialogue.
Dor's favorite authors include Tad Williams, Tomi Adeyemi, Margaret Atwood, J.A. White, Sabaa Tahir, Paolo Bacigalupi, Philip Pullman, Anna Deveare Smith, Lloyd Alexander, Jonathan Auxier, Madeline L'Engle, Noelle Stevenson, N.K. Jemisin, Luis Valdez, and Samuel Beckett - to name a few!
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