Charlotte Gerber

Charlotte Gerber

Charlotte Gerber resides in Upstate New York with her husband and two children. She works as a full-time freelance writer and photographer covering topics on just about everything from gardening to the paranormal. Charlotte also writes how-to guides and mystery books for teens. Charlotte received her B.S. degree in Community and Human Services from Empire State College in Saratoga Springs, New York with a minor in psychology and Mental Health Services.

Charlotte served as her local library's director for five years where she managed the summer reading program and storybook hour. She has been a member of the New York Library Association- Youth Services Division and served on the Advisory Board for the Literacy Volunteers of America. She is also a member of the National Educator's Association.

Char is also the director of the Southern Tier Paranormal group in Corning, New York. She is the author of Shannon O'Reilly: A Haunted Life, which is book one in a mystery series for young adults.

In her spare time, she owns and operates Gerber Ink, a store selling rare and antiquarian books. Charlotte is an avid photographer and vintage camera collector. Her first camera was a Polaroid Land Camera and today she uses both digital and 35mm cameras. She won the 4-H County Award for Photography when she was 17 years old in Steuben County, New York.

Most Recent Contributions by Charlotte Gerber

14 Adorable Small Cat Breeds

Small cat breeds are perfect for individuals who have limited space or just enjoy felines with a kitten-like countenance. There are many sma ... Read More

Chinese Death Rituals

Chinese death rituals follow a rich cultural tradition dating back to the earliest dynasties. Chinese families still follow these traditions ... Read More

Famous Chicago Ghost Stories

Most everyone has heard of a famous Chicago ghost story. Two of the most famous ghost stories are the 1871 Chicago Fire and the Valentine's ... Read More

History of Vampires

The history of vampires is often intertwined with the history of Vlad the Impaler, better known as the Son of Dracula. While this ruthless r ... Read More

The Scoop on Why Real Love Is So Hard to Find

Are you one of the many people that believe real love is so hard to find? Depending on what your idea of real love is, it may indeed be diff ... Read More

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Charlotte Gerber