Denice's most recent win for second place came in the Harvest Festival for her picture-book manuscript, "The Kite Builder. Her book, DRAGON CLOUD, was a winner in the pre-teen category of the 2011 Global eBook Awards.
She has also won first place with her partners for their screenplay, 'Boarders' in the 2012 Catalina Film Festival and silver place in the Oregon Writer division of the Oregon Film Awards.
Judging for several screenwriting contests, she is well-acquainted with the structure, plot, characterization and emotion needed to create excellent writing of any kind. Visit her website if you need a consultation.
Denice is a graduate of the Institute of Children’s Literature. She specializes in fantasy, humor, adventure and drama. She has studied screenwriting with Cynthia Whitcomb, a playwright, T.V. and screenwriter. At Screenwriting U, she has taken numerous online courses from Hal Croasmun, a Hollywood writer/producer, owner of Class 3 Entertainment.
Being a member of several groups keeps her busy: the ProSeries Alumni - an active online group of dedicated screenwriters, SCBWI -a society for children’s writers and illustrators, the High Desert Screenwriters and Bend Children's Writer in Oregon.