Anita Lekic worked for the UN War Crimes Tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands. She also taught at the State University of New York at Stony Brook as an adjunct professor. Anita holds an MA in English, and a PhD in Slavic Languages and Literature. Her writing has appeared in Counterpunch, The RavensPerch, Streetlight Magazine, The Local, and Dark Ink Press. She lives in Portugal.