Shannon Sanders


Shannon Sanders is a Black writer and attorney and a recipient of the 2020 PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers. Her fiction appears or is forthcoming in One Story, Strange Horizons, SLICE, and elsewhere, and was featured in Puerto del Sol’s Black Voices Series. She lives with her husband and son near Washington, DC. Find her at, on Instagram @i.exaggerate, and on Twitter @shanderswrites.