Jennifer Shank-Maxwell


Jennifer Shank-Maxwell was born and raised it the rural Northern Indiana town of Winamac. She attends Full Sail University Online, where she will graduate December 2014 with her Bachelor’s Degree in Creative Writing. Jennifer has been an active member in the Boy Scouts of America and was Cub Master for her local pack for four years. She received extensive leadership training with the BSA, including Woodbadge, the highest level available.

Jennifer was an active member of the school paper, and later worked as a copy editor for the local Pulaski County Journal until she became a school bus driver. She had a brief career in politics as 1st Deputy Auditor and later as County Clerk of Courts.

Currently, Jennifer lives in her hometown of Winamac with her two dogs, Vinny and Bitzy, and her oldest son, John. Jennifer is a published author in the Mountain Springs House Anthology, Lost Tales from the Mountain (also available at Smashwords). She has produced several YouTube videos and has written several blogs.

She can be reached at

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
I first started writing in middle school, many many years ago! Like most girls that age, I was given a diary as a gift, and the rest just followed.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The greatest joy I get from writing is inner peace. I am never so happy as when I am completely immersed in writing. Well, that and when a reader tells me they want more of my work.
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Jennifer Shank-Maxwell online


In Shorts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
In Shorts is a collection of short and flash fiction stories. These stories range from romance to science fiction. There is a little bit for everyone.

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