Vonnie Crist, author of YA fantasy, “The Enchanted Skean” has agreed to be the August speaker at the Annapolis chapter meeting of the MWA. She will talk about writing for the Young Adult audience and share her journey as a writer and poet. Her talk will be on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in room 205 at Maryland Hall.
The meeting is open to the public and free to MWA members and first-time guests. The Annapolis MWA chapter typically meets the third Wednesday of every month in room 205 at Maryland Hall. For more information visit: www.marylandwriters.org.
About the author: Vonnie’s newest book, a YA fantasy, “The Enchanted Skean,” was published by Mockingbird Lane Press (Arkansas). She’s also the author of 2 story collections, “The Greener Forest” and “Owl Light” from Cold Moon Press; a children’s book, “Leprechaun Cake & Other Tales” from VRGroup, and 2 books of poetry, “River of Stars” and “Essential Fables” from Lite Circle Books. She won a MSAC award in writing, two L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Honorable Mentions, and has been nominated for a Pushcart. She taught for the MSAC’s AiE Program as a poet for over 10 years and has also taught various creative writing courses at Harford Community College. Always interested in learning, Vonnie earned a MS in Professional Writing from Towson University after age 50. You can find more
information about the speaker at vonniewinslowcrist.com