Anita Felicelli is a writer who studied English, rhetoric, art, and law at U.C. Berkeley. Her nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times (Modern Love), Babble, TheRumpus, IndiaCurrents, PublishingPerspectives, Brain, Child, and elsewhere. She is the author of the novel Sparks Off You, a finalist in the 2012 ForeWord Book of the Year Awards, as well as a poetry collection. She lives in Northern California where she is currently working on another novel.