Lindy Schneider is an author, editor and professional writer specialising in communications consulting, living and working in Warburton in the Yarra Valley. In 2012, she co-authored The Chemical Maze – Bookshelf Companion and a biography on prominent integrative health pioneer, Professor Avni Sali, titled 'Visionary Man, Visionary Medicine'. (Can be puchased in Handmade at the Waterwheel.)
She is the author on a collaboration with local photographer Angela Rivas telling the stories of 14 local women artists (published September 2017) called From This Place.
Her writing has gained her a special recommendation from Arnold Zable in the Cancer Council Arts Awards 2012 and the Swinburne International Literary Journal Bukker Tillibul. Her short play 'Pablo's Muse' was awarded ‘Best Script’ by Michael Veitch and Guy Rundle at Warburton Theatre's Production Theatre Shorts 3.
She is co-founder of the Upper Yarra Writers Group and in 2013 co-launched the Transforming Writers Festival, a series of writing events focused on personal and social change hosting international authors such as Andrew Harvey.
Her writing interests are vested in exploring the healing power of story and the authentication of personal mythologies and experiences. She is influenced by Jungian philosophy and holds meaning and purpose as essential writing values in her preferred genre, creative non-fiction. Her professional writing career is marked for her stellar work in communications in health, community development and storytelling. She is currently completing a Masters in Writing.
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