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CAROLYN MATHENY

Art

cj.matheny1@verizon.net

www.cjsoriginals.com


Genre

Writing

Poetry


Education

Degree in Liberal Arts, Hillsborough Community College Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and Criminology, University of South Florida Masters of Business Administration, University of Phoenix, Tampa Campus.


Associations

International Society of Poets

The Famous Poets Society

 

Awards:  

International Society of Poets:

   Outstanding Achievement in Poetry

Poet of Merit Award

Shakespeare Trophy of Excellence

Famous Poets Society:

    Poet of the Year Medallion

Several Editor’s Choice Awards


Miscellaneous

Carolyn Matheny, or CJ as she prefers to be called, began her love of poetry by writing songs, some 30 years ago. This love affair began with songs of praise and singing them in church while playing an acoustical guitar.


“Where words become roses for the heart™,” which has become CJ’s theme, was born out of her love of roses and her love for words. This symbolic meaning is that roses have always been the symbol of love.


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