Lorna Collier

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General Information

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Name: Lorna Collier

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Website: www.lornacollier.com

Email: lorna@lornacollier.com

Illinois Connection

Collier was born in Illinois and currently resides in northern Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Collier is a writer and editor living near Chicago. Prior to starting her freelance career, she worked as a daily newspaper reporter, a magazine editor, and a TV news producer for an NBC affiliate. She graduated from Northern Illinois University with a BS. She majored in English and minored in journalism.

As a freelance writer, she has writeen articles for many newspapers, magazines, and websites. Her first book is titled, Tilli's Story: My Thoughts Are Free. It is about the life of Tilli Schulze, who grew up in a small East German farming village during World War II and the subsequent Soviet occupation. The book has been optioned for film by producer Kathryn Lekan, with German filmmaker Matthias Glasner set to begin work on a screenplay in 2012.

Published Works

  • Tilli's Story: My Thoughts Are Free, iUniverse Star Publishing, 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Tilli's Story: My Thoughts Are Free

ISBN: 1583480722
Release Date: 2005-09-29

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External Links

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