Wendy Van Camp makes her home in Southern California with her husband and a mischievous cat. She enjoys travel, gemology and urban sketching. She is an avid science fiction and fantasy genre reader.
Wendy’s short stories and poems have appeared in literary and science fiction magazines such as “Lit Up”, “Scifaikuest”, “Quantum Visions” and “Far Horizons”. Her books are a Regency historical entitled, “The Curate’s Brother: A Jane Austen Variation of Persuasion” and “The Planets: a scifaiku poetry collection”. She is the editor of the annual speculative poetry anthology series, “Eccentric Orbits”.
Currently, Wendy is active as an author and poet. She has won Honorable Mention at the Writers of the Future Contest, has been nominated for an Elgin Award, and is a graduate of the James Gunn Speculative Fiction Workshop. She belongs to several associations: The Southern California Writers Association (SCWA), The Association of Science Fiction & Fantasy Artists (ASFA), and the Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA). She is the current Poet Laureate of the City of Anaheim.
Please visit her Portfolio website to view her appearance schedule, writing credits, Poet Laureate happenings, and a gallery of her scifaiku poetry.