Anastasia Kirchoff is...
originally from northern Wisconsin. She attended college at the University of Wisconsin Superior, where she studied creative writing and Spanish.
She is currently writing a young adult science fiction/fantasy hybrid novel. She also writes a lot surreal and slipstream short fiction.
She often includes LGBTQ themes, fantasy elements, suspense and sometimes a dash of horror in her longer stories. She loves crafting flawed but compelling protagonists in stories with glittery, arresting prose.
If you like all things strange and gripping, check out her stories.
Get an idea of her style...
What's she reading?
Anastasia first literary love was Anne Rice, and it was she who sparked her interest in charismatic, supernatural antiheroes.
For fantasy she loves Fonda Lee, N.K. Jemisin, S.A. Chakraborty, and V.E. Schwab.
Within Science Fiction she often reads Ken Liu, Becky Chambers, James S.A. Corey and Christopher Ruocchio.
Anastasia is a lifelong fan of Stephen King and enjoys similar authors such as Paul Tremblay.
Where's she published?
The Molotov Cocktail
Brilliant Flash Fiction
Women on Writing
The Gateway Review
Manawaker Studio's Podcast
Microfiction Monday Magazine
A City in a Wild Garden
The Nemadji Review