Lynn Waddell

Lynn Waddell is a veteran newspaper reporter whose work has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Newsweek. She worked as a staff writer at the Las Vegas Sun and the Birmingham News before arriving in Florida.

Waddell’s first book, Fringe Florida, tells the true stories of the Sunshine State’s many subcultures, including nudists, UFOlogists and other unconventional figures. Fringe Florida was a finalist for ForeWord’s national Book of the Year award, and a national IndieFab award winner.

Waddell is also a fixture in the local literary scene, regularly appearing at readings and teaching writing courses. She is currently working on a novel set in Las Vegas.


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