Anaïs Salibian has a Master’s degree in English literature and a Certification in Secondary Education and has taught high school English and Drama for five years. She has taught writing classes at Writers & Books since 1989. Her published works are all creative nonfiction. She is currently teaching classes on memoir, essay, and crafting sentences. She integrates story writing with journaling and poetry exercises to expand and deepen insight and healing. In 2004, she received Writers & Books Teacher of Adults Award for the Creation and Appreciation of Literature.