Creative Writing, Blogs, Book/Film/Music Reviews, Social Media Posts, Scripts
Storytelling, Blogging, the Arts, Political Activism, Music, Literature, Film
Ryan majored in English with an emphasis in Writing and minored in French at Charleston Southern University in Charleston, SC. While at CSU, he tutored in the Writing Center for two and a half years, presented an original paper at an academic conference, led and participated in several critique groups for student papers, published a poem in CSU's literary magazine, and co-wrote an original theatre piece that CSU's Theatre Department performed.
Ryan has written several reviews of new pieces of art, such as young adult novels, individual poems, and poetry collections.
Ryan has written many articles, blog posts, social media posts, and sermons about religion and spirituality. He specializes in finding spiritual themes in stories such as books and films but has experience writing about other aspects of faith as well.
Ryan has experience writing self-help articles for a variety of audiences including writers and religious people.
Ryan has written many blog posts for personal blogs as well as a guest post on a blog for creative writers.
Ryan co-wrote the script for Charleston Southern University's stage adaptation of Adrienne Rich's poem "Diving into the Wreck." The bulk of his work on the show consisted of writing the scripts for short interviews with one of the main characters.
Ryan has written a variety of articles, including book reviews, academic essays, and magazine articles.