Renée K. Nicholson

Renée K. Nicholson lives in Morgantown, WV, splitting her artistic pursuits between writing and dance. Renée earned teaching certification through American Ballet Theatre and an MFA in Creative Writing at West Virginia University. She serves as Assistant Director of the West Virginia Writers’ Workshop.  Her writing has appeared in Perigee: A Journal of the Arts, Paste, Poets & Writers, The Superstition Review, The Gettysburg Review and elsewhere.  Renée was the 2011 Emerging Writer in Residence at Penn State-Altoona, is a member of the book review staff at Los Angles Review and is co-host of the literary podcast SummerBooks. Her website is