Dini Karasik is a Mexican-American writer whose work has appeared in Crack the Spine, The Más Tequila Review, Red Savina Review, Kweli Journal, Zombie Logic Review, Sixers Review, Bartleby Snopes, Mary: A Journal of New Writing, Wild Quarterly, The Butter, Literal Magazine and Abundant Grace, the 7th volume in the Paycock Press series of anthologies of fiction by Washington, D.C.-area women, and is forthcoming in PANK. She is also the recipient of a 2016 Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County Individual Artist Award.

Her short story “Amalia on the Border” was a finalist in the Texas Observer’s 2013 Short Story Contest judged by Dagoberto Gilb, and her piece “Elsa & Segundo” placed second in the Bethesda Magazine 2017 Short Story Contest.

She is also the editor of Origins Literary Journal and founder of The Writer’s Loft of Kensington.

To learn more, check out these interviews:

Entrevista: An insightful reach into the writing of Dini Karasik,” LareDOS: A Journal of the Borderlands, May 10, 2017

Red Mother Sun