As a writer, Jared has worked on both novels and screenplays, and is also a passionate game designer. This year will see the release of Jared’s first young adult novel, as well as 4 non-fiction books for adults.
In a teaching capacity, Jared has been a creative writing mentor for the Creative Writing for Children Society, as well as teaching workshops on writing, publishing, editing and website building through SCBWI West and at various community colleges. He also enjoys speaking at conferences and events and is particularly passionate about technology and the new opportunities it offers the publishing world.
Jared’s latest focus is traveling around Canada teaching about Self Publishing, Book Marketing, Writing for Children and Staying Out of the Slush Pile through the Live Your Dream Workshop series.
Jared also does manuscript evaluation and story editing on a freelance basis. Feel free to contact him if you’d like more information.