Sandra K. Barnidge

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Sandra Knisely Barnidge is a writer from Wisconsin with a passion for small towns. Her fiction leans speculative and has appeared in Barren, Nimrod, The Fiddlehead, Allegory Ridge, and elsewhere.

Her nonfiction interests include women’s history, offbeat travel, and profiles of artists and entrepreneurs, which have appeared in Atlas Obscura, Discovery, Verge Magazine, and other regional magazines. She is a regular contributor to On Wisconsin, the largest-circulation alumni magazine in the country, and a copy editor for Newfound.

Sandra lives near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and is represented by Erin Clyburn at the Jennifer de Chiara Literary Agency. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Alabama and an MA in journalism from the University of Wisconsin.