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. 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.