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Welcome writers, Explorers, & Friends!

Daphne Dador (she/her) is a Filipino-American science fiction & fantasy writer who resides in Virginia, but is a California girl at heart. Daphne enjoys devising ways to scare her protagonists, and is committed to bringing a diverse perspective to genre fiction. Astronomy, astrology, astronauts, vampires, and her writing mentors are a few of her favorite things. She is represented by Tara Gonzalez at Erin Murphy Literary Agency.



Submissions Closed! 

Thank you from the bottom of my heart to everyone who submitted to myself and co-mentor Jeff. We are still determining what bandwidth we have available for feedback. Stay tuned.


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MG & YA (new) #MSWL 
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