Fiction for Life
You’ll learn how to weave facts, real-life experiences, faith and historical events into fiction to create a compelling story that shapes lives. Discover how your own life is your best writing resource. Glean from your personal experiences, interviews, life themes, history, family stories, legends and myths, your environment, and more. Real life can also help influence your genre and enable you to create an effective outline.
Cindy Coloma works as a Storyteller at Microsoft and is a bestselling author with over 25 books of fiction and nonfiction including: Beautiful (2010 Christy Award Finalist for YA and 2011 Revolve YA Tour Book of the Year), The Salt Garden (2004 Library Journal’s Best Genre Books), Song of the Brokenhearted (co-author Sheila Walsh, 2013 ECPA bestseller), Orchid House (2008 ECPA bestseller); and Winter Passing (2001 Christy Award Finalist and Romantic Times Reader’s Choice Finalist).
As a co-author, Cindy has worked on projects with celebrities, musicians, non-profits, politicians, government officials, and a former KGB spy. One recent collaboration reached #1 on Amazon, and another is currently being made into a Hollywood motion picture.
Cindy has five children ages six to twenty-nine. She and her husband live near Seattle, Washington.Register Now