Nancy Purcell

Fiction Writer

33 Summerplace Court
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 862-8117

Author's Bio

I teach Creative Writing for the Brevard College Adult Education program, and this is an exciting venture. Challenging adults to bring forth their creaative-self is most rewarding. I have read to hospital patients, womens'groups and groups at our local Arts Center. I was selected by the NCWN to participate in the Writers-in-Residence Program at Peace College, Raleigh, NC and have attended workshops at Iowa Summer Workshops and Tinker Mt.Workshop in Roanoke, VA.

Publications & Prizes

Christmas Stocking (Choice Publishing Group, LLC, 2010)
Echoes Across the Blue Ridge (Winding Path Publishing, 2010)
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Devotional Stories for Women (Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC, 2009)
Clothes Lines (Catawba Publishing Co, 2009)
Friendship Star (Choice Publishing Group, LLC, 2009)
This Path (Silver Boomer Books, 2009)
Christmas Presence (Catawba Publishing Co, 2008)
Long Story Short
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Pangolin Papers
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One of five finalists in Creative Writing Corner national contest.

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
The Fall & Rise of Ted Kennedy by Team at The Boston Globe, The Piano Teacher by Janice Y.K. Lee

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Reading, PA
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Last update: Dec 08, 2011