From a bored stay-at-home mother to a novelist, Colleen Nelson's milestones are all big and well written. She's got far more talent than some novelists we know *cough*Twlight*cough* and it well worth a watch and a read.
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Read Like A Writer and Write Like One
BY LAWRENCE SPANN
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 30, 2014
Lawrence Spann has a keen interest in literature and writing. Drawing from life experience and an advanced degree in Creative Writing and the Medical Humanities, he approaches the process of writing through the lives and works of poets, writers, song writers, artists and historical figures.
"Presentation of the Day" on May 17, 2014.
You See, I Say: Transforming Pictures to Prose
BY HYACINTHE MILLER
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
Hyacinthe Miller feels strongly that words are magic. She is an omnivorous reader, a world traveller, blogger and content curator. She shares about how, as a writer with a vivid imagination, her perceptions, especially of
the visual, yield stories.
How I Became A Writer
BY MATTHEW RENNELS
@ VOL 23
ON SEP 01, 2017
Matthew Rennels is a writer, author, and blogger, who writes on topics of faith and fear, and that covers about everything.
Matthew has a degree in journalism and worked as a reporter and editor for several newspapers, before entering the finance industry as a technical writer, where he’s worked for the past eight years. He is also working on a creative writing Masters of Fine Arts degree at Sierra Nevada College in Lake Tahoe. He has a diabetic dog named Pongo. Did you know that dogs can be diabetic?
She’s a Technology Sales Executive and She’s My Mom
BY JENNIFER JAVORNIK
@ VOL 26
ON APR 12, 2018
Jennifer Javornik was falling asleep one night when suddenly a children’s book about her friend Ashley’s career popped into her head, and she just knew she had to create it. With no experience in publishing and only Google as her friend to guide her, she launched herself wholeheartedly into this project not really knowing how it would end up. It was only as she began to pull the pieces of the book together did she come to understand what this book would mean– to herself, to her children, and to her community.
BY TANYA SHADRICK
@ VOL 31
ON AUG 15, 2018
Inspirational artist and writer Tanya Shadrick explains how her response to an act of vandalism set her on a journey of career change and creativity. Now a sought after artist-in-residence, with the famous David Nash as her mentor, Tanya is a true creative tour de force.
Creating environmental awareness with a brush and a pen
BY SOFIA FORTUNATO
@ VOL 19
ON SEP 20, 2018
Sofia is a scientist and an artist. Today, she will tell you about what inspires her work and her journey becoming a creative writer.