Karen Chronister is a Writer, Editor, Marketing Specialist, and Writing Instructor at The WordShop. She received her B.H. in Multi-media Journalism, Marketing and PR from Penn State, and in 2014, an MFA in Writing (Fiction), from Spalding University. As a creative writer, she is working on her first novel River Town, writing travel pieces, and teaching writing at Western Kentucky University. Karen grew up in rural Pennsylvania, and lives in a “wee writing cottage” in Franklin, Tennessee.

Publications: Menda City Review (2017 Winter Issue), Bucket List Publications, The Contributor, INSP (International Network of Street Papers), BNT Touring Magazine, various trade magazines, business social media platforms, and blogs.

Karen supports: Nashville Public Television, The Belcourt Theater, World Vision Child Sponsorship, The Mocha Club.