Award-winning author Mary A. Shafer is a freelance writer in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She makes her living as a marketing consultant, writing commercial copy and journalistic articles. She also teaches and entertains through public speaking. Mary writes mainly historical nonfiction, with her first book published in 1993, selling 15,000 hardcover copies. Since then, she has written three other nonfiction books and contributed to two nonfiction anthologies. Her work has garnered numerous writing and publishing awards. Learn more at MaryShafer.com. Mary is also an independent book publisher and as The Indie Navigator, consults with would-be indie publishers on how to be successful while avoiding the many potential pitfalls of today’s book publishing landscape. Learn more at IndieNavigator.com.
Type of Writing
non-fiction, fiction, historical, NF: How to write/edit/publish, NF: Professional mags/journals, inspirational/spiritual, NF: wellness/mind/body, gay/lesbian, NF: reference, newspapers, magazines