Annalisa Parent

Author & Writing Coach


Annalisa Parent helps writers to find the confidence and expertise to bring their novels from idea to publishable. Her book "Storytelling for Pantsers" (Available July 2017) helps non-outliners to work through the writing and revision process with ease.

Annalisa is the senior editor of Laurel Elite Books and a seasoned writing coach. She is a 2015 Teacher of the Year nominee for her use of neuroscientific principles; she applies these same principles to her work with writers to create confidence and success. She writes for many local, national, and international publications, has written and produced sketches for a Telly-Award winning television show.She is a firm believer in the Oxford Comma, but will defer to the AP style guidelines when necessary.