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Karen Nelson

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Karen Nelson is a former librarian and triple-certified teacher. She is the Curriculum Coordinator for Goldminds Publishing, editor and developer of Elmer Kelton News, and board member for the Readwest Foundation.

She is a regular columnist for The Ozarks Mountaineer Magazine, host of Reason2Rhyme Poetry Ring on her blog (http://kbnelson.wordpress.com), and speaks at writing events and workshops.

Her award-winning articles and short fiction have appeared in national magazines, and she maintains her passion for education from her southwest Missouri farm.

I am thrilled to announce the arrival of a new magazine BY writers and FOR writers! THE LITERARY CITIZEN is a digital magazine published tri-annually to connect members of the writing community, offer tips on genre and craft, showcase local authors, and share what it means to be a member of the literary world. The […] Read more of this blog post »
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Quotes for Creative Minds

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