Laura Rose Shank
Laura Rose Shank
Laura Rose Shank is an artist and writer from Raleigh, North Carolina. She is currently working on polishing her fourth young adult fantasy manuscript - 

In 2017 she won a scholarship to participate in the Table Rock Writers Workshop, a week long writing intensive in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Her short story "Wrangling Twisters" won second runner up at Quarancon 2021 and was published in their anthology.
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Her art focuses on creepy & cute creatures, in marker, pen, and acrylic. Follow her TikTok for time-lapse videos of her process and of her daily journal.

Laura had led her genre fiction critique group since 2016. In her free time she enjoys exercising, dancing, traveling, and playing board games. She lives in Raleigh with her husband, daughter, and their two cats.