Katie Clemons is a storycatcher and award-winning journal crafter. Her bestselling guided journals include BETWEEN MOM AND ME and LOVE, MOM AND ME. Each journal and product Katie creates is full of thoughtful, yet easy prompts that help you celebrate your life stories and nurture deeper bonds with your family all while finding greater joy and gratitude.
Katie has found that keeping a journal is both the easiest and most powerful way to cultivate a habit of appreciation and connection.
The Wall Street Journal calls Katie's work "The key to getting your teen to talk." She's a No. 1 Bestselling author who's shared her story on HGTV's "You Live in What?," given a TEDxTalk, created a storycatching community, and received numerous awards and press for her innovative approach to journaling. Katie and her journals have been featured by media outlets such as Huffington Post, CNN, Good Housekeeping, and Pregnancy and Newborn.
Katie graduated cum laude in creative writing at Hollins University, focusing on personal essays and children's poetry, and she majored in business management at The University of Montana.
Katie's mother, grandmother, and great grandmother were all school teachers. In a widespread column Katie penned for her local newspaper during high school, she wrote a thank you letter to teachers everywhere, which began: "Teachers are the unsung heroes of our world. They hold the future in the palms of their hands."
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