Anna Felicia C. Sanchez is the author of How to Pacify a Distraught Infant: Stories (2017), published by the UP Press, and Frog Leap & Other Stories (2005), a chapbook published under the first NCCA Ubod New Authors Series. A number of her stories have won prizes in the Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio, Free Press, and Palanca literary awards. As Anna Ishikawa, Sanchez wrote the novellas Odd Girl Out (2006), Glamour Games (2007), and Where Your Dreams Come True (2008). An alumna of the UP, Silliman, and Iligan national writers workhops, she finished her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the Department of English and Comparative Literature of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, where she teaches literature and creative writing.