Steven Manchester is a passionate writer and published author of twelve books, with four of them being #1 national bestsellers. His work has appeared in numerous national and local media channels such as NBC's Today Show, CNN’s American Morning, the New York Daily News, Boston Globe, and the Providence Journal; and on 50+ nationally-syndicated radio shows from coast-to-coast. As a free-lance writer, he has published more than 140 articles both local and abroad. His work has been showcased in national literary journals and hundreds of his essays, poetry and short fiction have been contributed to many Internet publications. Along with writing and producing several films, Steve is also an accomplished speaker and currently teaches popular writing workshops. When not spending time with his wife and children, writing, teaching, or promoting his works, this Massachusetts author speaks to troubled children through the Straight Ahead Christian Program, as well as Street Speakers.