MVHS student named Author Fellow

Oct 13, 2017
Elizabeth Flanagan

Waldoboro — On Friday, Oct. 13, Medomak Valley High School junior Elizabeth Flanagan was recognized for being one of four Maine high school students accepted into the Young Emerging Author Fellowship program sponsored by The Telling Room, a nonprofit writing organization in Portland.

This program offers the young Fellows the chance to plan, write, edit, design and publish their own books in a single year. For more information about the program, visit

As a Fellow, Flanagan will travel weekly to Portland to work both independently and collaboratively with professionals in the writing and publishing industries; they include authors, editors, agents, designers and publishers. Flanagan’s novel in progress is a work of historical fiction and mystery, told in alternating chapters between 1927 and 1957.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or

Comments (1)
Posted by: Shelley D Pease | Oct 15, 2017 10:27

Congratulations Elizabeth.

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