Chris Baldauf

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Occupation novelist, poet, dreamer, short fiction and children's story teller
Introduction Born-again Southerner and novelist, Chris Baldauf, graduated from McNeese State with a BA in English. She is a retired homemaker, writing and living on the river with her husband in Southwest, Louisiana. Chris is the past president of the Bayou Writer's Group, attends BWG's Thursday morning critique group, and reads with the Pulpwood Queens of Southwest Louisiana. Active in prison ministry, Chris is on the Board of The Open Door Re-entry Initiative and serves as class monitor with the Literacy Program for women within the local parish jail.
Favorite Music Marshall Chapman and Steve Martin's banjo pickin', Red Stick Ramblers, Chris Miller and the Kingfish
Favorite Books Recent reads include The Book Thief, Gemini, and The Prayer Box - all Pulpwood Queen reads. Classics include, The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis, Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg, The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood, Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz, The Right to Write and Artist Way and probably anything by Julia Cameron.