Nancy Etchemendy


Nancy Etchemendy, Writer

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Joined: May 25, 2013
Last Visited: August 29, 2017

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Writer Bio

My novels, short fiction, and poetry have appeared regularly for the past 30 years, both in the U.S. and abroad. My work has earned a number of awards, including three Bram Stoker Awards and an International Horror Guild Award. Cat in Glass and Other Tales of the Unnatural, my collection of short dark fantasy, was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. I live and work in Northern California, where I garden and cook when I'm not writing.

Writing Style

Is it real, or is it just in your imagination? That's my favorite subject matter.

Writing Goal

I'm looking forward to a couple of months of quiet during June and July. Starting in early August, all that changes, with a rafting trip down the Colorado, a visit to Salem for the solar eclipse, and finally a month in Florence. So I hope to get my hours in early on in the Write-a-Thon.

Fundraising Goal

Clarion was a big boost to my writing career. Each year I look forward to paying that debt forward during the Write-a-Thon. I hope to raise at least $500.

writing goal:
60 hours in the chair


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