[ portfolio ] 

author site:
Pat McCaw

Pat McCaw divides her time between writing children’s books, practicing medicine and loving up my two beautiful daughters and husband. She blogs on her site, shares favorite books, creative endeavors, and more. 

[ visit patmccaw author . com ]


author site:
Karen Huss

Karen Huss is a Twin Cities writer, photographer, and painter, with two young adult manuscripts, River Road and Alice in Evermoor.

[ visit karenhuss . com ]


freelance writer:
Sally McGraw

Sally McGraw is a freelance ghostwriter, editor, and copy writer who specializes in non-fiction books and book proposals.

[ visit sally mcgraw . com ]


literary journal:
Water~Stone Review

Water~Stone Review is a literary annual published by the The Creative Writing Programs at Hamline University. The review publishes work in all genres as well as essay/reviews and writers’ interviews.

[ visit Waterstone Review . com ]


Re-Imagining Community

The Re-Imagining Community is an ecumenical, radical, Christian movement. Together we pursue creative and relevant ways of understanding Womanist, Feminist, Mujerista, and Asian Feminist theologies, opening space for dialogue with the church, diverse religious communities, and the world.

[ www.re-imaginingcommunity.org ]


literary journal site:
Runestone Literary Journal

Runestone is a new national, online, literary annual, compiled and edited by BFA students in The Creative Writing Programs at Hamline University in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

[ visit runestone literary . com ]

therapist collective site:
Invigorate Life Counseling

Invigorate Life is comprised of a group of collaborating therapists whose diverse expertise and shared passion for what they do create a positive and inclusive experience.  [ visit Invigorate Life Counseling . com ]

author site:
Jim Moore

Jim Moore has been writing poetry for more than four decades. Underground: New & Selected Poems is forthcoming in Fall 2014 from Graywolf Press. 

[ visit Jim Moore poet . com ]


author/book site:
Deanna Thompson

Hoping for More: Having Cancer, Talking Faith, and Accepting Grace is a story of a young religion professor with a stage IV cancer diagnosis and a lousy prognosis for the future.

[ visit Hoping For More . com ]


author site:
Beth Mayer

Beth Mayer is a Twin Cities writer, and coordinator of the Creative Writing Certificate at Century College. She currently serves as a fiction editor with Redbird Chapbooks, and lives in Lakeville, Minnesota with her husband, two teenagers, and little white dog. [ bethmayer . com ]

therapy site:
Arbor Therapy Center

Arbor Therapy Center is a small community of therapists who share a belief in the healing power of connections, located in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. [ visit arbor therapy center . com ]

author/poem-a-day site:
Pirate! Poetry! Plunder!

Pirate! Poetry! Plunder! offers a daily (pirate) poem, by Anne Tews Schwab, author of CAPSIZED: A Novel in Poems, as well as poems from CAPSIZED, and a book review featured called “Reviewkus by Anne.” [ visit Pirate Poems . com ]

author site:
Deborah Keenan

Deborah Keenan is a Twin Cities poet, visual artist, collaborator, and teacher of creative writing for over thirty years. Deborah’s site offers collage galleries, writing prompts, featured art and poetry and more.

[ visit deborah keenan . com ]

personal site:
Julie Neraas

Julie Neraas is an educator, author of Apprenticed to Hope: A Sourcebook for Difficult Times, spiritual director, public speaker, and retreat leader. She is also skilled in group facilitation.

[ visit Julie Neraas . com ]


author site:
Michael Dennis Browne

Michael Dennis Browne is a Minneapolis-based poet, with over 40 years of writing and teaching poetry, a librettist, and now a professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota.

[ visit Michael Dennis Browne . com ]


book/personal page:
Kristen Wernecke

Kristen K. Wernecke is a non-denominational minister of healing who has been practicing massage therapy and energy healing since 1990.  Choosing Conscious Health for a Vibrant Life is a practical guide that draws on Kristen’s 22  years of experience in integrative healing.

[ visit Choosing Conscious Health . com ]


author site:
Mary François Rockcastle

Mary François Rockcastle is the author of Rainy Lake, published by Graywolf Press in 1995, and the recently published In Caddis Wood, also from Graywolf Press. Rainy Lake was nominated for a Minnesota Book Award and earned a “Best Book for the Teen Age” by the New York Public Library.

[ visit Mary Francois Rockcastle . com ]