Karen's Pen to Paper

Karen Land Cranford is a writer, book narrator, editor and photographer.

She has been a radio personality, a news director, and a tv news anchor for an ABC affiliated television station.

Karen won numerous awards for her writing, news, and commercials during her 12 years in broadcasting.  She’s also been a book narrator for the Colorado Talking Book Library for the Blind the past 6 years and has narrated everything from self-help books to novel series.

She’s done extensive historical writing with a few of them being award winners.  She also pens human interest, food and medical pieces.  And occasionally she gets a photo or two published.  

Karen was also Miss Colorado 1976.


These are articles I’ve written over the years for various magazines like Prevention, Yippy Yi Yea Western Lifestyles, Country Folk Art, Independent Living, Historically Jeffco, and Red Rock Views.


These are samples of TV and radio commercials, on-air work as a DJ and news anchor, as well as book narrations.