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Articles by: Lorraine Devon Wilke
Writer, photographer, rock & roll vet, Lorraine Devon Wilke, has built her eclectic career along many avenues of the creative arts.
Along with her column here at Addicting Info, she is a regular columnist at the Huffington Post, writes a monthly column at the award-winning "brick & mortar" newspaper, The Ferndale Enterprise, and can be found dispensing "sass and sensibility" at her personal blog, Rock+Paper+Music. She also writes and consults with a variety of entertainment and media companies and provides content for web designers and online magazines.
Beyond her editorial work is her creative writing: with one screenplay produced earlier in her career (To Cross the Rubicon), and two others awarded (most recently as a finalist in the 2012 Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest), she continues in that arena writing and developing projects, as well as providing story consulting and script doctoring. Most recently she completed her first novel, After the Sucker Punch, bringing her into the adventures of traditional vs. self publishing... more to come on that!
Then there's music and pictures: A long-time singer/songwriter, music remains a big part of her life. Her original CD, Somewhere On The Way, can be found at CDBaby.com and iTunes. As for her fine art photographs, her images are featured on the walls and websites of many, with galleries and prints that can be viewed and purchased at her site Fine Art America. Visit her site at www.lorrainedevonwilke.com and be sure to follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
And thanks for reading!
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