Nance Crawford grew up in Hollywood, began working in film at age six, was twice a produced playwright by age sixteen, and columnist for a national teen magazine at twenty-one. However, for her generation, maturity meant being a successful homemaker. Five children and six grandchildren later, she returned to theater as an actor and writer/director. A participant in the initial program of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab West, she belongs to ASCAP, The Dramatists Guild of America, the California Writers Club-San Fernando Valley Branch, Independent Writers of Southern California (IWOSC), and is a Lifetime member of the Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights (ALAP). She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, actor David Stifel, where they serve as staff to their feline roommates, Suzette, Sir Thomas More, and Anya Fabiola Featherfoot.
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Dreams & Portents
by Nance Crawford
Price: $2.99 USD. 32400 words.
Published on August 30, 2012. Nonfiction.
An update of information first published in 1885, Dreams & Portents is a dream dictionary containing analysis and interpretations of images observed during sleep. Entertaining, as well as informative, it is a primary bedside companion.
by Nance Crawford
Price: $4.99 USD. 85370 words.
Published on June 30, 2012. Fiction.
This new American fable for the Holidays confronts the mysteries of dragons, vampire bats, sea serpents, time travel and the North Pole with wry humor as a young knight attempts tp rescue a little girl from a dragon, unaware the two have made friends while fleeing a witch. Enchanted armor, shield, sword, and the girl’s stubborn older brother, who insists on helping, complicate the quest.
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