About A.K. Frailey

 

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~BIO~

As an author and teacher with a degree in Elementary Education, Ann Frailey has written and published ten books, and several of her articles have been published in national magazines. In 2016, she earned a Masters of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing for Entertainment from Full Sail University and won two course directors awards.

Ann home schools and maintains a rural homestead with her children and their numerous critters. She is definitely outnumbered.

She is currently working on a short story series, a new science fiction novel in the Newearth world, and a historical fiction & science fiction blend in her OldEarth series. To check out her short stories, character background stories for her novels, and information about her current writing projects visit her blog: https://akfrailey.com/blog/ 

~Resume~

ANN FRAILEY

Novelist, Screenwriter & Educator

akfrailey@yahoo.com            (217) 538-2413           https://akfrailey.com/

SKILLS

  • Writing
  • Screenwriting
  • Editing
  • E-Publishing
  • Researching
  • Blogging
  • Presentations and Interviews
  • Social Media Management
  • Branding
  • Teaching

EXPERIENCE

Home Educator K-12th Frailey Home School (Fillmore, IL) 1996 – Present

First Grade Teacher Wood River Elementary (Wood River, IL) 1994 – 1996

Fourth/Fifth Grade Teacher Pacoima Elementary (L.A., CA) 1991 – 1994

Teacher Trainer Peace Corps (Leyte, Philippines) 1990

Sixth Grade Teacher St. Stephens Elementary (Milwaukee, WI) 1989 – 1990

Third Grade Teacher St. Basil Elementary (Chicago, IL) 1987 – 1989

EDUCATION

Creative Writing for Entertainment, Master of Fine Arts Full Sail University, Winter Park FL, 2016

Course Director’s Awards

  • Episodic & Serial Writing
  • Film Screenwriting

Elementary Education, Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 1987

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Valedictorian: Master of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing, 2016

Finalist: Tuscany Press Writing Contest, 2013

Two Time Winner: Catholic Writer Seal of Approval, 2011, 2013

Honorable Mention: Hollywood Book Festival, 2014

Runner-Up: Indie Publishing Contest, 2011

PUBLICATIONS

OldEarth ARAM Encounter Amazon, 2018

Last of Her Kind Amazon, 2017

Melchior — Vengeance Is Mine Amazon, 2017

The Road Goes Ever On: A Christian Journey Through The Lord of the Rings (2nd edition) Amazon 2017

The Adventures of Tally – Ho  Amazon, 2016

Georgios II – A Chosen People  Amazon, 2015 (Currently retired and being rewritten as OldEarth Georgios Encounter)

Georgios I – A Hidden Heritage  Amazon, 2014 (Currently retired and being rewritten as OldEarth Georgios Encounter)

“His Legacy Continues”  Above Rubies Magazine: Issue Ninety – October 2014

Neb the Great  Amazon, 2013 (Currently retired and being rewritten as OldEarth Neb Encounter)

Ishtar’s Redemption  Amazon, 2013 (Currently retired and being rewritten as OldEarth Ishtar Encounter)

ARAM  Amazon, 2013 (Currently retired and being rewritten as OldEarth ARAM Encounter)

“Go On”  Famous Poets of the Heartland – 2012

“The Ancient Mass and Its Mystery”  The Latin Mass Vol. 18, No. 2, Spring 2009

“Blessed are the Barren” New Oxford Review, December 2009

TOOLS

  • PC/Mac
  • Microsoft Word
  • Final Draft
  • Word Press
  • Social Media
  • Create Space Publishing
  • KDP Publishing

Additional writing samples:  
https://akfrailey.com/home/feature-film-script-samples/