Vanessa Grillone is a Writer and Blogger from Bolton, Ontario. She’s a small-town girl but tends to have one foot in the city. She loves books, notebooks, pens that don’t blotch, superhero movies, a fresh manicure, date night, pasta, and dark roast coffee.
My Pen, My Voice is a blog that Vanessa started in October of 2010. It’s a place where her lifestyle posts and book reviews call home. On her blog, Vanessa has worked with such brands as The Red Bow Shoppe, HTC Canada, Chapters Indigo, Penguin Random House Canada, HarperCollins Canada, Simon & Schuster Canada, Gelaskins (now Nuvango), Evolve Fitness, ecojot, Jonathan Adler, Clearly Contacts, Fresita Sparkling Wines, Toronto Eaton Centre, Tiny Prints and Shutterfly, Mattel, Tiny Devotions, The Vanity Events, Dogeared Jewels and Gifts, Roots Canada, Kno-bu, Minling Pan Studio, Spark Sessions, Nokia, Samuel Adams, and Samsung Canada.
Vanessa’s words have appeared on WorkStory, Casie Stewart: This Is My Life , Words of Mystery, Open Book Toronto, Arianna’s Random Thoughts, Shutterfly, Tiny Devotions, CanCulture Mag, Not A Model Blog, and Chic Darling. She has two books under her belt and is working on a collection of personal essays/a sequel to her first book My Pen, My Voice, a novella entitled Demons, and a collection of short stories. She currently writes for Passion8 Mag and The Red Bow Blog.
For media inquires, questions, or to work with Vanessa – email her at mypenmyvoice[at]gmail[dot]com.