Andrea Simon

Andrea Simon is the author of the memoir Bashert: A Granddaughter’s Holocaust Quest, as well as several published stories and essays. She is the recipient of numerous literary awards, including the winner of the Ernest Hemingway First Novel Contest and the Authors in the Park Short Story Writing Contest. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the City College of New York where she has taught writing. Andrea lives in New York City.

Rewriting My Family Memoir as a Work of Fiction

If It Didn't Exactly Happen, Can It Be True?

Writing About My Friends and Relatives