Jennie Chapman Linthorst
Jennie Chapman Linthorst, MA, CAPF is an author, and founder of LifeSPEAKS Poetry Therapy. Jennie works with men and women exploring personal histories through reading and writing poetry. She is the author of two books of poetry published by Cardinal House Publishing. Her newest book, Silver Girl, captures the legacy of Jennie's early loss of her mother in childhood, and the sturdy adult life built from that experience. Her first book, Autism Disrupted: A Mother’s Journey of Hope, chronicles her first years as a mother of a child with special needs. Her poetry has been featured in Edison Literary Review, Forge, Sanskrit Literary Arts Magazine, Kaleidoscope and Bluestem magazines. Her work has been featured online at Hopeful Parents, Our Journey Through Autism, Wellsphere, The SPD Blogger Network, and WOW! Women on Writing. More information can be found on her website.