About Me

Rebecca Hein writes for the online encyclopedia WyoHistory.org. She is a writing coach, and the author of more than 95 published articles, in print and online. Her articles and essays have appeared in publications as diverse as The Writer, the CAG Quarterly (California Association for the Gifted), and the American Reporter online. Her book, A Case of Brilliance, is a memoir about the discovery that her two children are profoundly gifted.

She is the former principal cellist of the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra and wrote arts columns for the Casper (Wyoming) Star-Tribune from 2000-2006. She blogs about the connection between music and writing at www.musicofwriting.wordpress.com, about the special needs of gifted children at www.caseofbrilliance.wordpress.com, and about how living is like music at www.livingislikemusic.wordpress.com.