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Author, Editor, Ghostwriter

Kaitlin Murphy-Knudsen is an editor, ghostwriter, poet, and award-winning fiction writer. Her work has appeared in Newsweek, The Washington Post, Epiphany Literary Journal, The Peauxdunque Review, Ocotillo Review, Newfound, Odet Journal, and other publications. She is a ghostwriter for

* Poetry Honorable Mention in the 2023 Patty Friedmann Writing Competition from the Peauxdunque Review ("Heat")

* 3rd Place winner of the 2023 Roger Howard Poetry Contest 

* 2021  Grantee, Professional Artist Grant, Creative Pinellas

* Fiction finalist in the 2019 Words and Music Writing Competition from the Peauxdunque Review ("Rescue"), Issue 3, pg. 59

* Fiction finalist in the 2018 International Literary Awards at the Center for Women Writers at Salem College ("The Intrusions")

* 2nd place fiction winner of the 2016 Romeo Lemay Writing Award ("Heat"), (Odet Journal, Winter 2017)

* Honorable Mention in the 2017 Writer's Digest Awards ("Hail Mary, Full of Grace: for Margaret)

* Honorable mention for poetry, Words and Music Writing Competition from The Peauxdunque Review ("Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine"), Issue 2 (2018), pg. 23


* Editing for authors (of non-fiction and fiction)

* Ghostwriting and editing for leaders and organizations


Contact Kaitlin directly and read references if you're ready for an editor to help get your work ready for the audience you want to reach. 

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