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Karyn Zweifel - Write Now. Birmingham, AL, US

Karyn Zweifel Karyn Zweifel

sole proprietor | Write Now


Lively, humorous speaker about ghosts, vampires and contractors!

Industry Expertise (3)

Writing and Editing

Events Services


Areas of Expertise (3)

Southern Vampires

Ghost Stories

The Contractor's Book of Excuses

Accomplishments (3)

Freelance features & editing (professional)

Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Special Merit Award 1999 Award of Excellence, Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) 2001

Author (professional)

American Library Association "Quick Pick" for Reluctant Young Readers for Southern Vampires

Advertising Copywriter (professional)

N.Y. Art Directors Club Crystal Award/Champion Paper Mead Top 60 American Economic Development Council Print Magazine International Newspaper Marketing Association

Education (4)

University of Alabama at Birmingham: Bachelor of Arts, English 1983

Robinson Elementary School:

LaGrange College: Theatre Arts

Alabama School of Fine Arts: Theatre Arts

Sample Talks (1)

How I Became a Vampire Hunter in the Deep South

My book, Southern Vampires, won an award from the American Library Association. I moved from a career in advertising to tracking down vampires from prehistoric times to the present. Includes telling of three vampire stories and reading of a fourth. 45-minute program. Q&A session also available



  • Keynote
  • Panelist
  • Author Appearance


200 to 1000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee