Jalynn Venis

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Website: www.jalynnvenis.com
E-mail: jalynn@jalynnvenis.com
Phone: 303-795-1119
Address: 1669 S. Garland Ct., Lakewood, CO 80232-6414

Joined CAL: 1997-08-01

Pseudonyms:
Cassandra O’Shaughnessy

Specialties: fiction, screenplays, nonfiction, editorial writing and editing

Skills & Media:
Ghostwriting, magazines, television programs, web sites

Books:
Cassandra’s Field Guide to Ghostly Encounters
I Am Not Supposed to Be Here
25 Ways to Get Your Child to Read

Periodicals:
Sci-Fi Magazine
Various trade publications

Other Credits:
What You Get for the Money (HGTV, Fine Living)
Picking Up the Pieces (HGTV)
The Traveloguer Series (PBS)

Memberships:
CFVA
CASA

Awards/Honors:
NATOA Awards
Telly Awards
Aurora Awards,
Communicator Awards
Hermes Creative Awards
EMPixx Awards




Jodi Torpey

Torpey Jodi
Websites: westerngardeners.com
WriteBetterFaster.com
E-mail: torpend@msn.com
Phone: 720-446-9806
Twitter: @WesternGardener
Facebook

Joined CAL: 2005

Specialties: garden writing, nonfiction, features and profiles, corporate communications

Skills & Media:
web sites, magazines, newspapers, nonfiction books, ghostwriting

Books:
The Colorado Gardener’s Companion: An Insider’s Guide to Gardening in the Centennial State (Globe Pequot Press, 2007)
Blue-Ribbon Vegetable Gardening (Storey Publishing, coming in 2015)

Periodicals:
Consumer magazines:
Horticulture
The American Gardener
Zone 4
Fine Gardening magazine
Colorado Gardener news-magazine

Trade magazines:
Lawn & Garden Retailer
Landscape Management
Quebec Vert

Newspapers:
The Christian Science Monitor
American City Business Journals
The Denver Post

Online Credit:
Contributing editor VegetableGardener.com
Sanctuary Soil Blog
Lowe’s Creative Ideas Team

Other Credits:
Custom publishing for Out Here magazine

Memberships:
Garden Writers Association




Lisa Rohner Schafer

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E-mail: lisa@writecanyon.com

Join Date: 2008-02-11

Pseudonyms:
Lisa Schafer, Lisa Rohner Schafer, L.R. Schafer

Specialties: western lifestyle, equine, general interest nonfiction feature articles.

Skills & Media:
Magazines, websites, ghostwriting, co-authoring

Periodicals:
Western Horseman
Canadian Horse Journal
Horse Illustrated
Performance Horse Australia
Western Horse UK
American Cowboy
Coloradan
Flight Training
Draft Horse Journal
Trail Blazer
Cedar Rapids Gazette
Iowa City Press Citizen
Casper Star Tribune
Iowa City Magazine

Online Credit:
Horsecity.com
Americancowboy.com

Other Credits:
CU Alumni Association Travel Catalog

Memberships:
American Horse Publications

Awards/Honors:
William Randalph Hearst award for Investigative Reporting




Carol McAdoo Rehme

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Website: www.rehme.com
E-mail: carol@rehme.com
Phone: 970-669-5791
Address: 1127 Garfield, Loveland, CO 80537

Joined CAL: 1997-09-01

Specialties: inspirational writing

Skills & Media:
Ghostwriting, Editing Anthologies, Freelance Editing, Writing Workshops, Speaking Engagements, Storytelling Performance

Books:
Managing Editor/Author/Ghostwriter/Contributor to Chicken Soup for the Soul series
Cup of Comfort Series
Ultimate Series
Best in the World Series
Rocking Chair Reader Series
God Allows U-Turns Series
Multiple anthologies

Memberships:
Society of Children’s Bookwriters and Illustrators
National Storytelling Network

Awards/Honors:
Paul Gillette Award 2001
CAL Top Hand Award 2001
Storytelling World Award 2007,
CAL Harvey Award 2008
Dozens of Storytelling/Writing and Arts Grants




Maryjo Faith Morgan


Company: Useful Media Planet, LLC
Website: MaryjoFaithMorgan.com
E-mail: Maryjo@FredsUsedWebsites.com
Phone: 970-663-4184
Address: 5704 Mossycup Court, Loveland, CO 80538-1233

Joined CAL: 2005-08-27

Pseudonyms:
MJ Morgan

Specialties: biographies, interviews & profiles, website text, business text, ghostwriting, book editing

Skills & Media:
Bios for website & annual reports, business & newsletters, editing, non-fiction lifestyle features, inspirational, website ideas
Co-Owner: FredsUsedWebsites.com

Books:
Contributor in Chicken Soup for the Soul Series:
Recipes for Busy Moms
Mother and Son Soul
Mother of Preschooler’s Soul
Working Mom’s Soul
CS Celebrates the Nurse’s Soul

Contributor in Cup of Comfort series:
Cup of Comfort for Christians

Periodicals:
5280
Journey
Lydia’s Style Magazine
Loveland Daily Reporter Herald
Northern Colorado Business Report
Best of Loveland and South Larimer County

Memberships:
Colorado Authors’ League 2009 VP Programs, 2007 Awards Chair
Weekly Writers’ Workshop
Loveland Chamber of Commerce
Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce

Awards/Honors:
2008 CAL Awards – runner-up adult feature article




Judy Finman

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E-mail: jfinman@earthlink.net
Phone: 413-404-7089 OR 843-290-3305
Address: 23 Greenleaves Drive, #102, Amherst, MA 01002 – USA

Joined CAL: 2003-09-01

Specialties: non-fiction, feature; teach “Writing About My Life” class; edit other people’s books

Skills & Media:
Newspapers
Magazines
Web content
Ghostwriting

Books:
Edit memoirs, biographies, and books on many subjects, such as business, money management, Chinese history

Periodicals:
Boston Globe
Boston Herald
Christian Science Monitor
Philadelphia Inquirer
Dallas Morning News
Newark Star-Ledger
Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado Biz
New Jersey Business
New Jersey Outdoors
Princeton Packet

Other Credits:
Public relations writing
Marketing communications

Memberships:
Island Writers Network (Hilton Head, SC)
Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association
National Association of Memoir Writers

Awards/Honors:
Award of Merit, International
Association of Business Communicators
Award of Merit and Award of Excellence, Society for Technical Communication