Tanja Pajevic, MFA

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Tanja Pajevic, MFA

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The author of The Secret Life of Grief: A Memoir (winner of the 2017 Nautilus Silver Book Award in Memoir) and 9 Steps to Heal Your Resentment and Reboot Your Marriage, Tanja Pajevic holds an M.F.A. in Fiction from Indiana University and has 20 years of writing and teaching experience. She's taught Creative Writing and Professional Writing at the University of Colorado Denver, the Community College of Denver and Indiana University, as well as in the larger community. Her writing has appeared in The New York TimesHuffington Post, mindbodygreen, Gawker and Scary Mommy, as well as in literary reviews such as Shenandoah and Crab Orchard Review.

Tanja is the recipient of a Nautilus Silver Book Award, Fulbright Fellowship, Hemingway Fellowship, Kraft Fellowship and a faculty award from the University of Colorado Denver for her project “Writing as Healing.” She lives in Boulder, CO, with her husband, two boys and Ash, a sweet pup with a fierce bark. 

Classes with Tanja Pajevic, MFA

4-Week: Lighthouse North—Writing 101: Gotta Start Somewhere
Fiction, Nonfiction/Memoir, Poetry

4-Week: Lighthouse North—Writing 101: Gotta Start Somewhere

January 07, 2019

Reboot Your Memoir
Nonfiction/Memoir

Reboot Your Memoir

February 16, 2019

Tanja Pajevic, MFA's Published Work

  • The Secret Life of Grief: A Memoir

    The Secret Life of Grief: A Memoir

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  • 9 Steps to Heal Your Resentment and Reboot Your Marriage

    9 Steps to Heal Your Resentment and Reboot Your Marriage

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