Valerie San Filippo is a writer and

educator from Long Island,

New York. She received

her MFA in Fiction from

Stony Brook University,

where she taught

undergraduate creative 

writing workshops. She is

currently a member of the

facilitator training institute

for Herstory Writers Workshop.


Her fiction and poetry

has appeared or is forthcoming

in PANK, F(r)iction, TSROnline, Noble / Gas Qtrly, and others.  She is a recipient of George R.R. Martin's Miskatonic Scholarship, and a graduate of the Odyssey Writing Workshop.