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Speaker Program: Sharon Briggs Waller hosted by Lake County public Library

october 5, 2022
5:30 am – 6:30 pm CDT

Lake County Public Library, Dyer-Schererville Branch

1001 W. Lincoln Hwy.
Schererville, IN 46375

Sharon briggs will Speak at 5:30 pm on wednesday, october 5, at an event hosted by lake county public library

Teens are invited to join Lake County Public Library for a special writing workshop with author, Sharon Biggs Waller, discussing the fiction writing process from creativity, plot, characters, scenes, coming up with a story, general craft of writing, revision, the publishing process from start to finish, the life and career of a writer, and more. Part of the Indiana Authors Awards’ program. Ages 13-18.

Teens should arrive in-person at the Dyer-Schererville Branch of the Lake County Public Library. Sign-up is highly encouraged, though walk-ins are allowed so long as there is space.

Registration is recommended. Register here.

Sharon Biggs Waller is the Friends of American Writers award-winning author of the critically-acclaimed young adult novels The Forbidden Orchid, A Mad, Wicked Folly, and Girls on the Verge. She writes for magazines about horses, chickens, and farming, and she’s a co-author of The Original Horse Bible. Previously, she worked as a riding instructor at the Royal Mews in Buckingham Palace and as a national park ranger at Indiana Dunes National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, and Cabrillo National Monument. In addition to writing, she is a dressage rider and trainer, a fiber artist, and a Planned Parenthood clinic escort. She lives on a 10-acre sustainable hobby farm in a ghost town in Northwest Indiana with her husband Mark, two horses, ten dairy goats, four cats, three dogs, ten laying hens, and a gaggle of geese.