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Julia Stip
19:04
will this be recorded and available to us later?
Finara Fang
20:07
Great to meet you Anika!
keita
20:44
hello everyone
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
21:11
Here is the link to the Series: https://mnwritersseriesarcc.com/
yasmin
21:44
Hi everyone
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
22:00
Scout and Morgan Books: https://scoutandmorganbooks.com/
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
22:27
Minnesota Writers Series: https://mnwritersseriesarcc.com/
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
22:42
Creative Writing Programs: https://arcccreativewriting.com/
Christy Hilyar (she/her)
22:46
Scout and Morgan is amazing AND they will order any book for you!
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
23:09
Creative Writing Programs: https://arcccreativewriting.com/
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
25:32
Anika Farjardo's Website: https://www.anikafajardo.com/bio
Ethan wojahn
55:52
muted
Ethan wojahn
55:59
yes
Finara Fang
01:00:00
Why the title Magical Realism for non Believers? What the relation?
keita
01:00:28
what inspired or motivated you to write such story about your life ?
Rayhanna Mkhinini
01:01:54
I hope this is not personal but does your daughter and nephew have a relationship with their grandfather? Do they know the story?
Tanner
01:02:02
do you prefer meeting like via zoom or in person?
Julia Stip
01:02:07
In the book, you recall a lot of senses you felt in certain moments. How did you remember those?
Finara Fang
01:02:47
Why were you so reluctant to meet your step brother?
Christy Hilyar (she/her)
01:02:53
You talked about books that inspired you as a child, who are some authors and books that have inspired you as an adult?
Lilly Overby
01:03:46
In writing the book what kind of emotions did you feel as you were revisiting these memories?
Tj Le
01:04:16
What are some advice can you give for students or someone interested in writing a book/essays?
Finara Fang
01:04:37
While reading the book, I could not define your relationship with Ceci you step mother. How was your relationship with her?
Tiffany
01:05:06
Do you prefer to edit the way you did for this book, or is there a different way you rather edit, without all the paper scraps and things?
Justin
01:06:48
What parts of the book were most draining on you to write? What parts were most fulfilling? Why?
Christine Williams
01:07:13
I am an only child
Christine Williams
01:07:30
EYP
Christine Williams
01:07:31
YEP
Tiffany
01:07:38
yes
Christine Williams
01:08:36
I have a hard time with people disrupting my life! It's definitely an only child thing.
Maery Rose
01:08:55
When I met my siblings at age 40, there were 5 of them. That was overwhelming. :)
Williams O
01:09:44
Your book is a lot descriptive, how do you discover the kind of a writer you want to be in terms of publishing a book.
Suwah M
01:09:55
Have your mother and father every met since he left Minnesota? It was never mentioned in the book
Suwah M
01:15:36
ever met I meant to type
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
01:17:31
Links from earlier for anyone who missed them:https://arcccreativewriting.com/https://www.anikafajardo.com/bio
Katrina
01:17:36
Thank you Anika!
Christy Hilyar (she/her)
01:17:46
Thank you!!!
Madison Hoskins
01:17:48
Thank you!
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
01:17:50
Minnesota Writers Series: https://mnwritersseriesarcc.com/
Monjay Williams
01:17:52
Thank you
Amanda Nelson
01:17:54
Thank you Anika! Your book is awesome!
Tiffany
01:17:55
Thank you!
Lydia Bergeron
01:17:56
Thank you for spending time with us!
Finara Fang
01:17:57
Thank you!\
Brahim Goukouni
01:18:03
Thank you!
Kenji Vang
01:18:05
Thanky you
Noah Goneau
01:18:07
Thanks you
Lilly Overby
01:18:07
Thank you for your time Anika!!!
amenah
01:18:09
Thank you all
Catherine Akers
01:18:11
Thank you so much!
Laurel Smith (LO ral) (she/her)
01:18:18
Thank you!!
Katrina
01:18:21
Goodbye!!
Nasra Adam
01:18:26
Thank you
Logan Garaghty
01:18:50
Thank you!
Celeste Lee
01:19:00
thank you
Elizabeth Oyetunde
01:19:27
Thanks Anika.