THE WRITTEN WORD

UPCOMING TITLES

STALEMATE (novel)
Ana Maria Selvaggio
Status: In revisions.

Every family has their secrets. This family houses everyone else’s. Join Michael as he returns home to find his childhood, wasn’t as alone as he thought.

ODONATIA (novel, working title)
Ana Maria Selvaggio
Status: Currently in progress.
An island in the mid-Atlantic is the keeper of secrets for its inhabitants and an outsider chasing the remnants of a 200-year old ghost.

THE JUNK MAIDEN (short story for an anthology)
Ana Maria Selvaggio
Status: Currently in progress.

CRONE (short story for anthology)
Ana Maria Selvaggio
Status: Currently in progress.

ILL CONCEIVED (short story for anthology)
Ana Maria Selvaggio
Status: Outlining.

AUTHOR | ILLUSTRATOR (as noted)

  • Insect Haiku – Originally published in 2013, my very first book; a revised copy is being released in 2019.
  • Clementine’s Garden – children’s, 2019 release.
  • The Owl and the Mermaid – 4th grade, 2019 release.
  • A Cat Named Pillow – children’s, 2019 release.
  • A Dog Named Socks – children’s, 2019 release.
  • Scarecrow’s New Hat – children’s, Fall 2019 release.
  • The Shawl Monster – 2019 release. Illustrated by M. Ysa Seaton.

OTHER WORK

ZINES

  • Kraft Paper Muse, 2006. Handmade zine. 2013, professionally printed (now digital) magazine. (see below)
  • Beyond Sleep & Dreams, 2000- 2003. Handmade zine, 7 staff writers.
  • Three Dollar Squirrel, writers zine. 2001-2006, 2013 (digital). Relaunching through Patreon. Come play!

ACADEMIC

Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL

  • “How the Ottoman Empire Started”, Editor’s Choice Poetry Award, iss 5.
  • “Unrecumbent”. Mixed media, issue 5.
  • “M is for Museum Mammoth” Illustration, Editor’s Choice Award, issue 5.
  • “Skyrooted”. Illustration, issue 6.
  • “Dormant”. Macro photography, issue 6.

You can find them here on Amazon as they are made available.

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Ana Maria Selvaggio, publishing as Renmeleon

THE OWL & THE MERMAID
Status: Completing illustrations.

THIS LITTLE PIGGIE
A snarky, adult board-book remake of the classic toe-play with illustrations by Renmeleon. Based on a story we used to tell my daughter.
Status: Written, illustrations in progress. Printer found.

A CAT NAMED PILLOWA DOG NAMED SOCKS
Two part series.
Status: Storyboarded, finishing illustrations. 

CLEMENTINE’S GARDEN
Status: Clementine is making her first appearance on the cover of Kraft Paper Muse’s Sustainability issue. Working out some issues with the storyline through storyboarding. Clementine’s look finalized.

SCARECROW’S NEW HAT
Status: Storyboarding and character designs completed. Illustrations in progress.

GANOMIES (gah-no-mees aka gnomes)
Created as a support piece for a Kickstarter campaign for the Once Upon a Cause project.
Status: Storyboarded.

I HAVE A GLASS
More of a workbook than a memoir,  I Have a Glass explores the healing qualities of art through play and various projects compiled by an 20-year LE survivor and Advocate.
Status: Compiling.


OTHER PUBLICATIONS

KRAFT PAPER MUSE
Geared toward creatives who work toward merging the digital and analog sides of their lives into a more creative whole. The magazine is being made available to read free on the site.
Status: Next issue being compiled for 2020 release.