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Diana Stout

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in Biloxi, The United States
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Diana Stout, MFA, PhD is a screenwriter, author, former English professor, who loves to teach others about writing. Her students have said, "She smiles when she talks about writing."

An award-winning writer in multiple genres, she has published books, magazine articles, short stories, poetry, served both as a newspaper and magazine columnist, had two short plays produced in New York, and has optioned a screenplay.

She has served as a reviewer for various academic journals, as a contest judge for multiple writing organizations—both young adult and adult, in fiction and nonfiction.

Her most ambitious project to date and the one she is most proud, and which has recently been published is Grendel’s Mother, an epic fantasy.

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1. Anne & Captain Wentworth from Jane Austen's book, Persuasion
2. Darcy & Lizzie from Jane Austen's book, Pride and Prejudice
3. Veronica Franco & Marco Venier from the movie, Dangerous Beauty

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This past weekend, I completed a couple of major projects. Usually, it takes me about a week before I’m immersed in a new project again. After completing any big project, I’ll spend time cleaning off my desk, cleaning out a closet or some bookshelves, watching movies, puttering in my little garden, and doing a couple 1000-piece jigsaw puzzles.

I think these tasks are about clearing out the cobw...

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