Shannon Barnsley

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

Shannon Barnsley is a writer, poet, and folklore devotee from New Hampshire, currently living in Brooklyn. She holds a degree in Creative Writing/Mythology & Religion from Hampshire College. Since graduating she has been found giving tours at an 18th century Shaker village museum, translating English English into American English for an independent publishing company, and wandering in the woods with her ferocious yorkie beast.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Beneath Blair Mountain (Black Hill Press, 2015)
Prizes won: 

Summer Writing Project 2015 Finalist, Redhead Magazine 2013 Choice Story, Freshly Pressed

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
No
Identifies as: 
Celtic American, Disabled, English American, Feminist, Irish American, Scandinavian American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Bethesda
Raised in: 
Penacook, NH
New Hampshire
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Last update: Mar 19, 2016