Join us for the kick-off of the 10th Annual Ungoverned Children's Writing Contest! Please register in advance at the following link! Children's Writing Contest Kick Off with Megan E. Freeman
Children's author Megan E. Freeman will lead a workshop to flex kid's writing muscles and get the ideas flowing! She'll also discuss the process of writing her book, Alone, and talk about the joys of being a childrens author.
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 acclaimed middle grade novel-in-verse, Alone, is available 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.
The 2022 Annual Children's Writing Contest Timeline
February 3rd - Virtual Kick-off Writing Workshop
April 1st - Writing Contest Deadline
May 26th - Award Ceremony and book release date