Mindy Hardwick holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College. Her published books include a young-adult novel, Weaving Magic, and a middle-grade novel, Stained Glass Summer.
Her YA flash fiction has been published in Glass Cases and in Between the Lines, the Edmonds Community College journal.
Mindy runs a poetry workshop with teens in juvenile detention and is the editor of their blog, Teen Poems From Behind Bars. She has completed a young-adult memoir told in narrative flash about the experience of the poetry workshop. Mindy is included on the Washington State Arts Commission Teaching Artist Roster, and she frequently teaches workshops to young writers. Visit www.mindyhardwick.com.