Karen Jordan encourages others to tell the stories that matter most as an author, speaker, and writing instructor. In her personal blog, she focuses on the theme “BLESSED: Building Legacies. Encouraging Spiritual Stories. Equipping Disciples.” Cofounder of the StoryWriting Studio, Karen has contributed to various online and printed publications, including several book compilations.
A speaker for Stonecroft ministries, certified by CLASSeminars and recommended by the Arkansas Leading Ladies Network, Karen addresses church groups, teaches workshops for women’s conferences, and leads women’s retreats. Karen also teaches writing workshops in various venues, including writers’ groups and conferences, local community clubs, and faith-based organizations. As writing coach, contract editor, and former adjunct writing instructor, Karen holds an MA in Professional and Technical Writing from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. A native Texan, Karen now resides in Arkansas with her husband Dan, near their two children and seven grandchildren.
Karen has signed a book contract with Leafwood Press for her debut nonfiction, due out Spring of 2016.