Writer and editor Ann Wicker was in the newspaper and magazine business for many years. A graduate of Davidson College, she also holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Queens University of Charlotte.
Making Notes: Music of the Carolinas was an idea she took to Novello Festival Press. This nonfiction anthology came out in 2008 and features stories and essays about the rich legacy of music in North and South Carolina.
Wicker was also one of the co-founders of the Weathers Creek Writers’ Series, which offered one-day writing workshops in a log cabin in Cleveland, NC.
In addition, she works with individual writers as an editor and writing coach. Her work has appeared in Creative Loafing, SouthPark, Charlotte, Lake Norman Magazine and elsewhere.