About Daniel, JohnJohn Daniel

John M. Daniel was born in 1941 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and raised in Farmers Branch, Texas. He was a Wallace Stegner Fellow in Creative Writing at Stanford University (1967-68) and a Writer in Residence at Wilbur Hot Springs (1980-82). He has taught fiction writing at UCLA Extension and Santa Barbara Adult Education and was on the faculty of the Santa Barbara Writers Conference for nearly twenty years. He has also taught classes and led writing workshopsfor the Klamath Falls Writer's Conference, the Golden Triangle Writers' Conference, the Dallas/Fort Worth Writers' Workshop, the Pima Writers' Workshop, and elsewhere.

John M. Daniel has worked as a bookseller, a free-lance writer, an editor, an entertainer, a model, an innkeeper, and a teacher. He is now a small-press literary book publisherand free-lance editor in McKinleyville, California, where he also teaches creative writing.


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