Inna is a speechwriter, fiction writer, and poet who emigrated from Ukraine to the U.S. as a child. Her writing has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and has been published or is forthcoming in numerous publications, including: Air/Light Magazine, edited by LA Times former book critic David L. Ulin; Santa Monica Review; Strange Tales: Tartarus Press at 30; Swan River Press' Uncertainties V; Weird Horror by Shirley Jackson and British Fantasy Award-winner Undertow Publications; and has been reprinted in Simon & Schuster's The Best Horror of the Year, among others.
Inna writes for elected officials and organizations that work to bring equitable outcomes to their communities. She creates the narrative for community-based, non-profit organizations whose primary focus is grassroots organizing.
Much of her poetry and fiction examine images originating from her experiences as an immigrant. David Effress