A. A. Riley
British Columbia, Canada
A. A. Riley is an undercover, writing, superhero with a mission to tell the stories of Canadian black women and girls. Before moving to her current home in Victoria BC, A. A. was awarded two Ontario Arts Councils grants for her novel Introducing Sophia Firecracker.
Writing highlights include publication in the Canadian Writer’s Guide, Art Corridors Magazine and placing her script with a Hollywood actor. Life highlights include being a stunt double in a movie, meeting Alice Walker and Barbara Gowdy and placing her script with a Hollywood actor. A. A. has accepted her writing destiny and can often be found in her downtown “library office” plotting her next adventure.