About Janice Urie

Janice Urie won First Place in the Writer’s Digest Short Story Competition. Hill Country magazine published her first travel article Lovin’ Llano. She then wrote regularly for the America Tailgating Association. You can order More Than Tears; Lifting the Burden of Grief, about losing a son, through Amazon.com or Janice’s website.

Self-Publishing Books on Grief, Part One

There are a lot of small-world stories in the writing world. Here’s one of mine: In 2000, I was asked by Writer’s Digest Books to judge personal essays. From over 3500 essays, for first place, I chose an essay by Janice Urie about the death of her 13-year-old son, Sean. For me, Janice’s writing was … Continue reading

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