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David-Matthew Barnes

David-Matthew Barnes is the award-winning author of the novels Mesmerized, Accidents Never Happen, Swimming to Chicago, The Jetsetters, Ambrosia, and Wonderland. He wrote and directed the motion picture Frozen Stars, which received worldwide distribution. To date, he...

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David-Matthew Barnes is the award-winning author of the novels Mesmerized, Accidents Never Happen, Swimming to Chicago, The Jetsetters, Ambrosia, and Wonderland. He wrote and directed the motion picture Frozen Stars, which received worldwide distribution. To date, he has written over forty stage plays that have been performed in three languages in eight countries. His literary work has been featured in over one hundred publications including The Best Stage Scenes, The Best Men's Stage Monologues, The Best Women's Stage Monologues, The Comstock Review, Review Americana, and The Southeast Review. Mr. Barnes is the national winner of the Hart Crane Memorial Poetry Award. In addition, he has received the Carrie McCray Literary Award, the Slam Boston Award for Best Play, and earned double awards for poetry and playwriting in the World AIDS Day Writing Contest. Mr. Barnes earned a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing at Queens University of Charlotte in North Carolina. Mr. Barnes is on the faculty of the Spalding University brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program where he mentors students in playwriting, screenwriting, and writing for children and young adults. Mr. Barnes is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America. He lives in the city of Denver.

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