Jennifer Simpson

Jennifer Simpson is a freelance writer, marketing consultant, and teacher.  She holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of New Mexico. She is also the director of DimeStories International, a venue for authors to share their 3-minute stories aloud at open mic events and online.  She is the publisher and editor of the I WRITE BECAUSE project.

She also writes about grief and writing at and is working on a memoir about her mother, who died when Jennifer was 13.

Why we write


CREATIVE NONFICTION literary journal is seeking narrative blog posts to reprint for an upcoming Food issue. their website:...more

Blogging The American Southwest

I'm looking for bloggers of The Southwest.... anyone know of any good blogs that are primarily storytelling, not so much re-gurgitating news (not that there is anything wrong with that) TIA   Jenn, aka JeSais   ...more