Award-winning writer of scripts, short stories, plays, and poetry. Penchant for the historical, mythological, dramedy, fantasy and supernatural genres. Writer/Producer of two short films, ALL THINGS HIDDEN, and THE LAST LIGHT. Co-writer on multi award winning short, THE PICK UP. Story coach, creative writing tutor, children's book author, and avid researcher always looking for a story to tell. Currently working with Hollywood director, George Mendeluk (Bitter Harvest, The Young Riders, Highlander: The Raven) on several film and TV projects.
Besides screenwriting, her poetry and short stories have been published nationally and internationally, including award-winning Little-Girl Dreams (Finalist in Ireland’s WOW Anthology 2015). She is the creator of upcoming children's book series, The Very Fairy Series, and Paleolithic-inspired novella, EYE OF THE SUN.
Inspirations: The Fisher King, Gladiator, Antonia's Line, The Princess Bride, Lawrence of Arabia, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Wolfe, House Of Flying Daggers, Leap Year, Local Hero, Grimm's Fairy Tales, all mythology, legend and folklore tale!
For previous and current project information, please visit www.persephonevandegrift.webs.com and please get in touch!