Sharon Black

Freelance Proofreader & Editor

Location:Smith Center, Kansas, United States
Phone: 785-686-4155
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I have been writing for twenty plus years, which includes a short story,
Deeply Rooted,in Hadrosaur Tales #8, poems in #12 and #20.

Stories in Penny Dreadful publications, New York City.

Winner in the poetry contest for Heartland Herald-Echo newspaper, Smith
Center, Kansas. Spring Giggled
Correspondent for the Hastings Tribune, Hastings, Nebraska. 1990
News reporter for the Smith County Pioneer, Smith Center, Kansas. 2003

Several poems published in magazines now not existing.

Short story, Fur, published in Midnight Carnival. Mentioned in The Mammoth
Book of Best New Horror.

First novel, Quarry Baby, was on Stonegarden Press.

I was chosen out of fifty people as one of the editors for the pro
ezine, Aberrant Dreams. I read the stories and forwarded the best
to the publisher, Joe Dickerson.

2008 Winfield Arts and Humanities writing competition second place winner
for short story, The Little Tornado. I have copyrighted the story and sell
it on a CD.

Partner in the paying ezine, Strange, Weird, and Wonderful. I hire the
artists and write different columns.

Working on second novel. Finished screenplay, Home on the Range, Story of the Song, which is registered with Writers Guild of America West. I actively send it to film producers, and since the birthplace of Home on the Range is in Smith County, Kansas, it will probably be a stage play before it ever becomes a film in any form. to read the interview about the screenplay

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I graduated from Emporia State University,Emporia ,Kansas 1978 BFA emphasis
in theatre.
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