Join us for a conversation with Megan E. Freeman to talk about her journey as a poet and storyteller. We'll learn about Megan's writing process, what excites her as a writer, and her path to her debut middle grade book ALONE, a novel in verse. Megan will also share what she's learned from the business side of writing, from querying to marketing her work. We'll save a few minutes for your questions at the end.
Megan E. Freeman attended an elementary school where poets visited her classroom every week to teach poetry and she has been a writer ever since. She writes middle grade and young adult fiction, and her debut middle grade novel-in-verse ALONE will be published in January 2021 from Simon & Schuster/Aladdin. Megan is also a Pushcart Prize-nominated poet, and her poetry collection, Lessons on Sleeping Alone, was published by Liquid Light Press. An award-winning teacher with decades of classroom experience, Megan is nationally recognized for her work leading workshops and speaking to audiences across the country. Megan used to live in northeast Los Angeles, central Ohio, northern Norway, and on Caribbean cruise ships. Now she lives in northern Colorado.