Adina Talve-Goodman

Adina Talve-Goodman (1986–2018) grew up in St. Louis and was a celebrated actress, writer, and managing editor of the literary magazine One Story. The recipient of the Bellevue Literary Review Felice Buckvar Prize for Nonfiction, she was attending the University of Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program and working on her debut collection of essays, Your Hearts, Your Scars, when she was diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma caused by post-transplant immunosuppressants.