Kristin Johnson is a prize-winning/prize finalist writer (Blue Mountain Arts Tri-Annual Poetry Contest first place winner out of 50,000 entries and finalist in the 2016 Palm Springs Writers Guild Annual Poetry Contest, short story, drama, Bahamas International Film Festival screenplay semi-finalist), blogger, ghostwriting/creative writing consultant, screenwriter, and editor. A graduate of the former Master of Professional Writing Program from the university of Southern California, she has published/collaborated on six books: fiction, co-written memoir with and for the late Sir Rupert A.L. Perrin, M.D., co-written Christmas book (with Mimi Cummins), and three children’s books, including two books from CartoonGems on penguins and the Pacific Ocean.
Besides the books on which her name appears, she has ghostwritten several books (and scripts) for clients as that acknowledge her contribution, such as ASIM: Servant of Two Masters; Mercedes; Never Marry Your Soulmate; Whites, Blacks and Whilacks; Bringing Down High Blood Pressure, and The FlavorDoctor Diet. She edited media personality Nicholas Snow’s memoir Life Positive: A Journey to the Center of My Heart. She brings her screenwriting talents to the miniseries adaptation of longtime colleague and friend DeAnn Lubell’s THE LAST MOON. She has blogged for The Happy Guy Marketing and written for numerous Web sites, e-zines and e-newsletters.
She has given well-received talks and workshops for the Desert Screenwriters Group (part of the Palm Springs Writers Guild) and was a founding member of the Palm Springs chapter of Women in Film and Television as well as a past First Vice-President and Contests and Grants Chair for the National League of American Pen Women-Palm Springs Branch.
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VideosDesert Screenwriters Guild: the Mini Movie Method
In this video shot by Mike Colonna (NBC Page, Newswriter, Assignment Editor NBC, KNBC News Burbank), screenwriter and script doctor Kristin Johnson introduces members of the Desert Screenwriters Guild to the Mini-Movie method pioneered by Chris Soth.Kristin Johnson and "Bible For Social Media"
Facebook, Cell Phones, Twitter, smartphones, iPads. On February 28, 2017, Kristin Johnson sat down for an entertaining informative chat with host Patrick Evans of CBSTV-2's "Eye on the Desert". Mr. Evans, who got retweeted by William Shatner, called AIN'T "U" GOT NO MANNERS "the Bible for social media."
Ain't "U" Got No Manners?
by Kristin Johnson
More than just another etiquette book, AIN’T “U” GOT NO MANNERS, a self-help book for social media users, is your go-to guide with secrets and common sense for surviving and thriving in a world that increasingly blends your online life.
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