More About the Author
Shari has been writing since childhood. Her earliest award: a 1st place trophy for Creative Writing at 8th grade graduation. In December, 2013, her project "To the Streets" gave paperback copies of "Jesus on a Park Bench" to 150 homeless--along with $5 gift cards for McDonald's--at Christmas, and it was a wonderful experience that she repeated in 2014--this time giving to 235. Please see the blogs on her website: http://sharibroyerbooks.weebly.com/to-the-streets.html
Formerly, she was: Editor in Chief of KSU Ashtabula's literary magazine "Kaleidoscope"; Board Member/Newsletter Editor for the Desert Rose chapter of Romance Writers of America; Facilitator, Writers' Forum, Barnes and Noble, High Point, NC; host of Writer's Digest World's Largest Writing Workshop; published in various literary anthologies; top 100 winner, Writer's Digest 2000 competition--Inspirational category, winner of author Terri Weeding's Little Ole Humor Contest, etc.
Currently, she facilitates Writers, Ink. at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe, AZ; is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers--Christian Writers of the West chapter, and the Scottsdale Society of Women Writers. She is also a manuscript editor for hire and offers publishing services (see her website http://sharibroyerbooks.weebly.com). When not feverishly writing, editing, or publishing, she enjoys reading, swimming, mild hiking, the arts (theater, ballet, concerts, art galleries, art shows, museums, etc.), traveling, spending time with friends and family, and playing with her cat, Baby, who by the way, is featured on the cover of "The Cat Who Would Be Black".