Shawna Ervin is an MFA candidate at Rainier Writers’ Workshop. She most enjoys writing nonfiction and poetry. She is a 2017 Pushcart nominee and has taught writing workshops for adults and children.
She is a member of Lighthouse Writers Workshop in Denver, where she graduated from the Book Project, a two-year intensive mentoring program. She was also awarded the Mineral School residency in 2017 thanks to a fellowship from the Sustainable Arts Foundation, which awards parent artists money to pursue their art.