Monet Jones’ Biography
Monet is a past board member of the South Carolina Writer's Workshop, a statewide non-profit organization with chapter workshops in all major cities. The SCWW sponsors intensives throughout the year and a Writers' Workshop Conference featuring top editors, agents, and writers at Myrtle Beach each October. He is also the president of its Columbia III chapter workshop.
Monet is the author of two novels, Rehobeth, an action/adventure story of the future, and a second, Captive Youth, a young adult thriller. He is currently writing SELAH, the sequel to REHOBOTH and TRACE, the sequel to CAPTIVE YOUTH. Monet is retired from teaching Computer Electronics in Richland School District Two and now writes and helps writers full time.
He lives with his wife, Kathy, in the small town of Elgin SC, near Columbia. His wife recently retired from a career in accounting. The two of them usually hike on a two-mile wooded trail near their home each morning.
Monet's favorite activities, other than writing, include reading, hiking, feeding the birds that cluster to his back yard, and helping his wife and son Nicolas with the planting and harvesting of their vegetable garden.
Check out his novel, Captive Youth!