Ananda Naima González is a writer residing in Harlem, NY. She carries a B.A. and an M.F.A. in poetry and fiction respectively from Columbia University. Currently, she is at work on a collection of short stories. Her work is finely tuned to the tender and brutal realities of humanity, feral and natural energies, dreamscapes, and mythological worlds. Her mission is to honor the inherently sacred ritual of living. In addition to writing, she is also an accomplished dancer, choreographer, and filmmaker.