Karen Hemmerle is a writer living in Denver, CO. She is a produced screenwriter, and has written several spec scripts, currently making the rounds in LA. She co-wrote and co-produced the 2008 documentary Dandy Kids, which screened for Congress, at their request. She is a screenwriter, screenwriting coach, script doctor, essayist and monologist. In 2013, she wrote a series of articles for seniorcare.com about living with and caring for an elderly parent.

Karen is currently writing the forthcoming book, Goodbye to the Fat Girl, about her experiences losing both her physical fat girl, and the inner emotional fat girl that causes so many to regain the weight they lose. The Facebook page for the book is http://www.facebook.com/GoodbyeToTheFatGirl and her blog about the book is at http://goodbyetothefatgirl.wordpress.com/.