session 2: Peripheral Vision
topic: The Process of Creativity
Anne lives in Michigan where she learns and plays and writes. She’s written two books: Mad Church Disease – Overcoming the Burnout Epidemic (Zondervan, February 2009), and Permission to Speak Freely: Essays and Art on Fear, Confession and Grace (Thomas Nelson, August 2010). She is currently writing a third book to be published with Thomas Nelson sometime (hopefully) before the end of the world. Anne speaks various places like colleges, conventions and churches on various issues such as social justice, sexuality, health, addiction, and general Biblical themes of grace and restoration. She has traveled around the United States and the world telling the stories of hope found in least likely places. She is a contributing writer to various magazines including features in Cosmopolitan, Neue, and Purpose Driven Life and has made appearances on a variety of radio and television programs. She is a regular columnist with Relevant Magazine. Since 2008, Anne has raised close to two million dollars for charitable causes through online media and speaking engagements.