Author: Tamara Podella


Tamara Podella lives in the Black Forest in Germany with her husband and daughter.
She loves singing and playing guitar, meditating and her office job. She speaks fluent German, English and Italian and is always studying something.
In 2011, her horror love story ‘Nightmare Jack’ was published by the speculative fiction e-zine BewilderingStories.com, and awarded with the Mariner Award in the short story category.
Tamara completed her first novel at age 19. It’s an epic fantasy tale complete with maps and languages…she plans to publish it before she dies.
‘Why I’m Here’ is a novel written straight form the heart during her pregnancy with her daughter.

Why I’m Here

Why I’m Here

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Set in South Africa in the 90s, Why I'm Here is the story of immigrant girl Stanley Rubino and her circle of friends. Growing up in a world filled with injustice, coming from a broken home, Stanley knows what she wants and doesn't take crap from anyone. Armed with boxing gloves and a love of poetry,... More info →
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