Tania Pryputniewicz November Butterfly

 

Image: Robyn Beattie

A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Tania is the Managing Poetry Editor at The Fertile Source and co-founder of Mother, Writer, Mentor.

 

She works one-on-one with bloggers and teaches online workshops including Transformative Blogging, Poetry of Motherhood, Poetry of Fatherhood, and a Tarot-focused writing series, The Wheel of Archetypal Selves. She blogs at Tarot for Two and Feral Mom, Feral Writer. She lives in San Diego, California with her husband, three children, blue-eyed Siberian Husky and two tubby housecats with identical sets of stripes.

 

Her poetry and prose appeared in print or online at Autumn Sky, Blast Furnace, The Blood Orange Review, Connotation Press, Extract(s), In Her Place, Linebreak, Literary Mama, The Mom Egg, NonBinary Review, Poetry Flash, Prairie Wolf Press, Patria Letteratura, Salome Magazine, Soundings East, The Spoon River Poetry Review, Stone Canoe Online, Tiny Lights and Writers and Lovers Café.

 

Tania’s collaborative micro movies feature poetry paired with the photography of Robyn Beattie and the music of Steve Pryputniewicz; She Dressed in a Hurry (for Lady Diana), Amelia, and Nefertiti Among Us were awarded Juror’s Best of Show at the 2012 2D/3D visual poetry show held at the LH Horton Jr Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College; the movies may be viewed at her main website.

 

She teaches at San Diego Writers, Ink in San Diego and will be attending A Room of Her Own Foundation’s 2015 Summer retreat at Ghost Ranch as the Marg Chandler Fellow.

 

Here's a recent essay.