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Cynn Chadwick was born and raised in New Jersey but has lived in the South for over twenty five years. She is the author of the newly released novella, That's Karma, Baby..., and novels: Angels & Manners, As The Table Turns, The Cat Rising Series: Cat Rising, Girls With Hammers, and Babies, Bikes, & Broads, as well as the upcoming Cutting Loose, #4 in the Cat Rising Series (2014).
In January 2011, Napping Porch Press released the ebook editions of a series of "Shorts" stories and non-fiction essays: Naomi's Jeep Cherokee, The Dead Guy, and Simple Gifts were published exclusively for Kindle.
Chadwick's novels have garnered Lambda, Stonewall, and Golden Crown Literary Award nominations. She has appeared at Malaprop's Bookstore and Cafe (NC), Charis Books (GA) City Lights (CA) BEA Author's Arena (Chicago), Saints & Sinners Literary Festival (New Orleans), Human Rights Campaign Headquarters (DC), Provincetown Women's Week (MA), Galax String Festival (VA), and will be attending and presenting at the April 2013 Amelia Island Book Festival (FL).
Earning both an MA in literature and an MFA in fiction from Goddard College in Vermont, Chadwick has taught in Vermont College's ADP program, NC Maximum Security Prison for Men, Great Smoky Mountain Writer's Program, and is currently a lecturer at the University of North Carolina at Asheville where she teaches in the Literature and Language Department, and the creative writing and masters programs.
Cynn lives in the bowl of a spoon-shaped valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina with her mate, Elenna, their two dogs Arlo and Seamus, and a cat named Jimmy Mack.
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