Executive Director, Sharon Short

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Sharon is the author of the literary novel, MY ONE SQUARE INCH OF ALASKA (Penguin Plume, 2013) and of nine novels in two mystery series. She is also the Literary Life columnist for the Dayton Daily News. Her work has won numerous awards, including Ohio Arts Council and Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District Awards. Sharon first attended Antioch Writers' Workshop in 1990 and believes that experience was vital in launching her writing career. Learn more about Sharon at

Communications Director, Tobin F. Terry

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Tobin is a graduate of the Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts Program and recipient of the 2009 Alpha Omega Dukes Memorial Promising Fiction Writer Award. Tobin is an instructor of composition and literature at Lakeland Community College; previously he taught English and creative writing at Central State University. In his spare time, Tobin writes short fiction and prose poetry. He is editor and founder of the literary magazine, Chagrin River Review ( Learn more about Tobin at

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