A Thing or Two About Renee

[heading] Who/What Is Renée? [/heading]

Renée reading from Lizard Lou ~ Piombino, Italy ~ July 2011

  • editor
  • children’s writer
  • language lover
  • video maker
  • poetry blogger
  • sweet tooth battle-loser
  • enthusiastic baker (see above)
  • candlestick maker (yeah, not really)
  • former theater dweller
  • lover of show tunes (see above)
  • self-taught sewer/costume maker
  • former English/theater/public speaking teacher
  • expat in Italy
  • wife to Italian guy (hence above)
  • mom to twin boys (outcome of above)
  • lover of travel and road trips
  • homebody/nester (despite above)
  • chorus-singing soprano
  • world’s smallest wardrobe record holder
  • clothes shopping abhorer (hence above)
  • book shopping adorer
  • do-it-yourselfer
  • easy weeper (can’t help it)
  • wheezy sweeper (allergies)

[heading] A More Serious Bio [/heading]

Renee-LaTulippe-bio-picRENÉE M. LATULIPPE has co-authored nine award-winning early readers (Moonbeam Children’s Books Silver Award, Mom’s Choice Gold Awards), a collection of poetry titled Lizard Lou: a collection of rhymes old and new (Moonbeam Children’s Books Silver Award for poetry), and the workbook All About Homophones (Finalist, IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards) for All About Learning Press, where she is also the editor. She also has poems published in The Poetry Friday Anthology Middle School, Science, and Celebrations editions (ed. Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong), and in the forthcoming anthologies National Geographic Book of Nature Poetry (ed. J. Patrick Lewis) and One Minute Till Bedtime (ed. Kenn Nesbitt).

Renée developed and teaches the online course The Lyrical Language Lab: Punching Up Prose with Poetry and blogs on children’s poetry at NoWaterRiver.com. She earned her BFA in acting/directing from Marymount Manhattan College and her MA in English Education from NYU; worked and played in the theater for almost two decades; and taught English, theater arts, and public speaking in NYC. She lives in Italy with her husband and twin boys.
BLOG: www.NoWaterRiver.com
FB PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/NoWaterRiver
TWITTER: @ReneeMLaTulippe

[heading] You Can Also Find Me in These Places [/heading]

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Renee LaTulippe - children's poetry videos
No Water River YouTube channel for all the poetry videos
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Renee LaTulippe, contributing writer on All About Learning Press language arts blog
All About Learning Press blog for musings on writing and language, and rants about grammar under the guise of my alter ego, The Chipmunk of Doom[/column] [column size=”1-2″]
Renee LaTulippe, freelance book editor at WordSpark Editing
WordSpark Editing for grown-ups’ book editing services
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Gruppo Corale Pietro Mascagni, Piombino, Italy
YouTube Channel of my chorus in Italy, which has nothing to do with writing, for some choral Verdi and musica sacra — I’m the blonde, front row, far left[/column][divider=”1″]

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