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Biography

Pen•man [pen-muhn]: noun, 1. a person, such as a skilled author or scribe, who is professionally engaged in writing.

PenmanWorks was founded by industry veteran, Michael Penman. (Yes, that is his real last name!) Reading novels since age 5, Michael’s publishing career began rather humbly, when a simple college assignment resulted in an unexpected job offer from the Document Creation department at Kinko’s.

The rest, as they say, is history.

Quickly ascending the ranks of print publishing, Michael has become a sought-after writer, editor, and prepress designer. His foundational work in children’s publishing and educational publishing has recently given rise to opportunities in speculative fiction and beyond, which he has embraced with his trademark skill and professionalism.

Armed with versatile writing chops, a passion for grammatical excellence, and boundless creative vision, Michael is committed to his clients and their publishing goals.

He currently lives in Bonney Lake, WA with his beautiful wife, extremely bright thirteen year-old son, and a couple of dogs that are too smart for their own good.