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    Shanti E. Bannwart
M. A., L.P.C.C., M.F.A.

   Supports you to turn vision into action and success

"Moving you from the Ordinary to the Extra-Ordinary!" 


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  • Winner of SWW Southwest Writers National Contest 2009 in two categories:
    • First Prize for Memoir/Article: The Stillness at the End Of Wanting **
    • Second Prize for Essay: Reflecting on Dragons and Angels **
  • Finalist in Creative Nonfiction Press 53 Open Award 2009: The Lilac Bush**
  • Winner National League of American Pen Women competition 2009:
    • Third Place category Intercultural Essay: Reflecting on Dragons and Angels.** and two honorable mentions.
  • “Entries of Note”: Tiny Lights, Journal of Personal Narrative,
    Contest 2009: Essay: War Revisited **
  • Winner SWW National Contest 2010 in Category Memoir/Book.**
  • 1st prize for second chapter of memoir: “Dancing On One Foot.”
  • “Unprecedented Honorable Mention” in the Orlando Prize for Short Fiction for the story: April Fool’s Day. Annual Contest of A-Room-Of-Her Own-Foundation.
  • Honorable Mention in category Intercultural Essay: National League of American Pen Women, Competition 2010 Essay: Tightrope Across the Abyss.
** These essays are excerpts from my memoir: “Dancing On One Foot.”.

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