Linquist grew up in the suburbs of Chicago in a family of four girls, all of whom became writers. The family frequently vacationed at LeClair's Cottages in Jacksonport. She currently lives on 13.5 acres of woods and meadows outside Fish Creek.
Her books are available for sale at Amazon.com.
Beginning Writers Workbook November 2022
Kindle Direct Publishing
A nonfiction workbook to help beginning writers explore what writing means to them as they develop their skills through practice, play, exercises, experimentation, and exploration. Based on the online course "Beginning Writers Worksop" offered through
Ed2Go.com from 2004-2017 to tens of thousands of beginning writers worldwide.
Linquist has written the course material for and teaches two online writing course through Ed2Go: Effective Business Writing and Writing Essentials: A Back-to-Basics Review. In addition she has had a poem (Duck Pond, 2014) and a short piece (Greta Contemplates the Infinite, 2014) published in the Peninsula Pulse. She maintains an interactive blog at "Ann Linquist Writes and You Can Too" where she shares writing challenges for ex-students and anyone who stops by. She has taught writing workshops around the state including:
Writing a Short Creative Piece
Creativity Skills for Writers
Journal Writing: Letting the Inside Out
Effective Business Writing
Back to Basics Writing Workshop