Carl Scharwath, has appeared globally with 175+ journals selecting his writing or art. Carl has published three poetry books and his latest book “Playground of Destiny,” features poetry, short stories and photography (Impspired Press). Carl has four photography books, two were published by Praxis in Africa, and two with CreatiVingenuitiy. His photography was also exhibited in the Mount Dora Center and The Leesburg Center for The Arts. Carl was the art editor for Minute Magazine (4 years). He was nominated for two The Best of the Net Awards (2021-22), and his paintography/poetry were featured in a 2022 Showcase with Valiant Scribe. He is also a competitive runner, and a 2nd degree black- belt in Taekwondo.