Nikki Alfar





Nikki Alfar

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born
in Philippines
February 19, 1973

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Nikki Alfar has fought fire 7,000 feet in midair and killed a snake with a flip-flop. Confoundingly, she’s found it much harder to earn a few Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, a couple of Bewildering Stories Mariner Awards, a Manila Critics’ Circle National Book Award, and selection as one of twelve ‘Filipina writers of note’ by the Ateneo Library of Women’s Writings. Nevertheless, she perseveres, somehow getting fiction published nationally and internationally, including her short story collection, Now, Then, and Elsewhen (UST Publishing).

She’s a proud founding member of the LitCritters writing group, has been a fellow at the UP National Writers’ Workshop as well as a judge for the Palanca and Philippines Free Press litera...more


Average rating: 4.03 · 103 ratings · 14 reviews · 17 distinct works · Similar authors
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Now, Then, and Elsewhen
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Siglo: Freedom (Siglo, #1)
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A Time for Dragons: An Anth...
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