About the Director
Kerrie Flanagan is the Director of Northern Colorado Writers, an accomplished freelance writer, writing consultant, instructor, author, and founder of Hot Chocolate Press. Her work appears in six Chicken Soup For The Soul books, The Writer, Writer’s Digest, the 2011 Guide to Literary Agents and in the last three Writers Markets. She is the author of Planes, Trains and Chuck & Eddie; Write Away: A Year of Musings and Motivations for Writers and Claires Christmas Catastrophe. In addition to her own work, she has helped nearly a dozen authors self-publish their work and has guided writers to reach their full potential. She teaches writing classes throughout the year in Colorado and Wyoming and gives talks on self-publishing.
Prior to her writing career, Kerrie was a teacher for 10 years. Eight years ago she combined her love for writing and teaching with her passion for helping other writers and started Northern Colorado Writers. Through classes, workshops, meetings and an annual conference, NCW is able to provide its 200+ members and other writers the tools, encouragement and information needed to find success.