Bender, Sheila

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BENDER, Sheila

BENDER, Sheila. American, b. 1948. Genres: Poetry, Writing/Journalism. Career: Poet, author, educator, editor, writing coach. Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ, instructor in writing and literature; Colorado Mountain Writer's Workshop, Steamboat Springs, guest instructor; guest writer or instructor. Publications: Love Along the Coastal Route (poems), 1983; Near the Light, 1983; (with C. Killien) Writing in a Convertible with the Top Down: A Unique Guide for Writers, 1992, rev. ed., 1997; Writing Personal Essays: How to Shape Your Life Experiences for the Page, 1995; (ed.) The Writer's Journal: 40 Contemporary Authors and Their Journals, 1997; Writing Personal Poetry: Creating Poems From Your Life Experiences, 1998; Sustenance: New and Selected Poems, 1999; A Year in the Life: Journaling for Self-Discovery, 2000; Keeping a Journal You Love, 2001. Address: c/o Wales Literary Agency, 1508 10th Ave. East, Seattle, WA 98102, U.S.A. On-line address: [email protected];