A.E. Bayne is a freelance writer, publisher, visual artist, and veteran educator who lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia. She is the editor in chief, designer, and publisher of Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review. She is an organizing partner in the Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival. Bayne has written a variety of poetry, creative fiction, nonfiction, educational content for Newspapers in Education, and journalistic features for over twenty years. Her features work and interviews appear in Fredericksburg Parent Magazine, The Health Journal, and Front Porch Magazine. Bayne also writes and maintains The Write Stuff - Virginia, a writing blog for educators, as an offshoot to her consulting work for the Northern Virginia Writing Project. Her photography and visual art have been shown publicly since 2013, much of which may be viewed on this website.