Nebraska Authors

Karyn Stansbery

Born La Jolla, CA (USA)

Wild and Free, On the High Plains is collection of her columns from the North Platte Telegraph about life outdoors on the prairie. Ranches with her husband north of Oglala.

Places Lived

Ogallala, NE
Brule, NE : 1960-1992-?
San Diego, CA
Los Angeles, CA

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction


Journalist; magazine articles; children's fiction; Nature Writing


Ranch wife

Places Worked

Channel 10, San Diego, CA
Advertising firm in Los Angeles, CA


Numerous National and Regional awards for columns in North Platte Telegraph
Has written award-winning children's fiction


Wild and Free, on the High Plains. 1992. In H.R.

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