Sally Meadows is a two-time national award-nominated singer/songwriter from Saskatchewan, Canada, and contributor to the #1 bestselling book “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas in Canada”, released in October 2014. Sally has three professional degrees and a long career in scientific & technical editing and education. She has been singing and leading worship in church since the mid 1990s, and has been writing freelance articles since 2006. In 2001, she was spoken over by a fellow worship leader that she would use her hands to write music for the Lord. In 2011, she entered a recording studio for the first time with a single song, “You Can Reach Mountains”, written for the northern Saskatchewan students with whom she had been working. She walked out with a full album entitled “Turn the Page”, the title track of which was shortlisted in 2013 for a “Word Award”, Canada’s largest and most prestigious awards for those writing from a Christian perspective.
In January 2013 Sally quit her professional position at an engineering firm to follow God’s call to work on a writing and music ministry full-time. In 2014, her song “This New Year” from her new Christmas CD “Red & White” was shortlisted for a 2014 Word Award in the category “Terence L. Bingley Award for Best Song Lyrics”. In October 2014, another of her short stories was published in the book “Organized Obstacles: An Underdog Anthology”, which includes contributions by New York Times and Amazon best-selling authors. She is the only Canadian. Sally appeared on the December 2014/January 2015 cover of BIW Magazine (for “Beautifully Inspired Women over 40”). She has been tapped as a Senior Inspirational Writer for Simply Elevate Magazine, owned and operated by SIBN/Inspiration Studios. She has a few book projects currently in the works, including two children’s picture books, both scheduled to be released in 2015.
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
2014 “THE WORD AWARDS” NOMINEE
2013 “THE WORD AWARDS” NOMINEE
SALLY MEADOWS – RED & WHITE
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