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About the Author

Nancy Dearborn's publication credits for both adults and children include over 250 articles, stories, and poems in magazines, newspapers, anthologies, and on the Internet. Children publication credits include Highlights for Children, Fun for Kidz, Hopscotch, Boys' Quest, Story Friends, and Total Reader. Adult publication credits include Reader's Digest, Guideposts, Angels on Earth, Mature Living, Journey, Focus on the Family, and Christian Parenting Today.

She is an active member of the SCBWI, Wisconsin Writers Association, and California Writers Circle. 

Nancy is also a former member of Kids at Heart, a regional SCBWI critique group.

She holds a BSE degree with a major in English and has taught preschool - high school. 

Besides writing, Nancy enjoys reading, walking, biking, hiking, socializing, traveling, and watching movies.


Masada, Israel

Speaking Credits Include:

Writers' Conferences and Clubs in Arizona

SCBWI National Conference in California

Writers' Conference in Texas

Library Reading in Wisconsin


Temple Mount



Grants from AZ Commission on the Arts

Highlights Scholarship to attend Chautauqua

2nd place in poetry contest House by the Side of the Road

3rd place in poetry contest sponsored by The Gem

SCBWI Magazine Merit Awards Judge

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