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IWWG Announces New Board Member: Marisa Moks-Unger '06M

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“Our newest Board member embodies the spirit of the Guild and brings expertise and energy to our community of women writers,” said Michelle Miller, Executive Direct. “We are very fortunate to have Marisa by our side as we continue to grow.” 

Moks-Unger founded the Internet start-up: We Write It Right, which provides personal and professional growth to companies and individuals through writing. Her 30 years of experience includes work with Department of Defense contractors, financial software companies, and commercial and trade publications. 

A former Poet Laureate of Erie County, Pennsylvania, Moks-Unger wrote and edited the Picture This Anthology: Poems from Pop Art, Fine Art, and Photography during her two-year term. The anthology was an extension of the Picture This project, which included both live workshops and online learning modules to make poetry appreciation accessible to the quarter million residents of Erie County. “This book of poems and images invites us, simply and beautifully, on a passage of spiritual luminosity.” Says June S. Gould, Ph.D., author, The Writer in All of U

Moks-Unger is the author of a chapbook-length book of poetry, "Mud and Stars.” She has been recently published in "Eternal Snow: A Worldwide Anthology of Over One Hundred Twenty-Five Poetic Intersections with Himalayan Poet Yuyustu RD Sharma.” Furthermore, she is an Amazon Best-Selling Author within "The Collection Flash Fiction for Flash Memory.”  Moks-Unger holds English degrees from Gannon University (M.A.) and the University of Central Florida (B.A.). She is an Adjunct Professor of English and Humanities at Polk State College in Winter Haven, Florida. 

The International Women’s Writing Guild is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 1976. Our mission is to encourage women worldwide to tell their stories and provide support and instruction as they seek to improve their craft and bring their writing into the world. 


Posted by Michael Gorski at 07/29/2021 04:12:19 PM | 

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