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Kathy Bjornestad

Kathy Bjornestad is a retired children’s librarian and secondary language arts teacher of 32 years with a master’s degree in humanities. She is a Wyoming Fellowship for Creative Fiction recipient, has been published in Christian Science Monitor’s “Home Forum,” and has placed multiple times in the Wyoming Writers Annual contest. Bjornestad has membership in Bearlodge Writers, Northern Colorado Writers, the South Dakota State Poetry Society, and Wyoming Writers, of which she previously served as president.

Featured title: Rhymes from the Reef



  • Friday, Sept. 22 @ 9:00 a.m.WORKSHOP: Using Place to Jumpstart Writing – TICKET REQUIREDDeadwood Public Library, Main Floor
  • Friday, Sept. 22 @ 4:30 p.m. Author Signing Event – The Lodge, Bullock & Roosevelt Rooms

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