This month’s spotlight is member Sharon L Norris.
Sharon is a devoted mother, writer of children’s books, published author and recently has been writing a YA fantasy novel. This story has just won an highly commended award at the recent 2013 CYA (Children’s and Young Adult Writers) competition. Sharon is a friend to all she meets and a strong supports of not only her local community, but an avid ally to other authors.
Sharon’s had an exciting writing career which blossomed in 2005, when she was recognised by a traditional publisher. Here her talent was rewarded and they published two of her children’s books – “The Balloonatic!” and “Finders Keepers” These stories are aimed at her favourite 8-12 year old age group. Sharon’s popularity has continued and since then, published other children’s books – to find out more about her journey go to – http://www.sharonlnorris.com/
An astute business woman, Sharon works full time and writes but has a secondary role as a civil celebrant, performing wedding and other such ceremonies. You can find out more about this at her sister site – www.sharonlnorris.weebly.com.
Currently Sharon is living and working in a remote part of north-east Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, Australia, however with modern technology, continues to be an active member in her many groups. Our YA group that meets fortnightly can testify to her commitment in all she does. We here at the CREW send out a good will cheer to Sharon and thank her for also being an active member in our group and we continue to look forward to her clever responses to many of our CREW challenges.
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(Creative Readers Emerging Writers)