Vought, Janna
Birth Year (-Died Year): 
1973
Birth City: 
Colorado Springs
Birth State: 
CO
Current Location: 
Peyton, CO
Occupation(s): 
Writer
Biography: 

Janna Vought is a poet, nonfiction, and fiction writer with more than 50 pieces published in various magazines and literary journals. She graduated from American Public University with a Bachelor's Degree in English and from Lindenwood University with an MFA in Creative Writing. She is an Association of Writing Professionals Intro Journals Project in Poetry nominee for 2013.

Janna lives in Peyton, Colorado, is married and the mother of two daughters, the eldest of whom suffers from chronic mental and developmental illness.

Awards/Honors: 
AWP Intro Journals Project Nominee for poetry, 2013
"Moments of Snow" - nonfiction piece listed in Houghton Mifflin's Best American Essays 2013.
Education/Training: 
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Lindenwood University - Bachelor of Arts in English, American Public University
Organizations: 
Pikes Peak Writers
Speaker Availability: 
Yes
Speaker Topics: 
Creative writing - Poetry - Women's Issues - Victimization - Writing workshops
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