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Author Spotlight – Avery Brooks

I'm so happy to sit down with Avery Brooks today to talk about her time at the GCLS Writing Academy and her book, Other Girls.  (Available at Bywater Books or Amazon.) I loved having Avery in class, so it's even more exciting to be able to talk to her as a published writer. I loved… Continue reading Author Spotlight – Avery Brooks

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Author Interview

Hi Everyone, I had the great fortune to sit down with Ann Roberts and Stacy Lynn Miller to talk about their new releases, their experience with mentoring, and the importance of giving back to the literary community. Check out the interview here! Ann and Stacy interview   After listening to the interview, check out the… Continue reading Author Interview

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Author Spotlight on Chris Zett

We were thrilled when we found out author and Writing Academy graduate was going to sit down with us to talk about writing and books. We were even more thrilled when we found out a couple days later that Chris won an Elisa Rolles Rainbow Award for her debut novel Irregular Heartbeat (available here) in… Continue reading Author Spotlight on Chris Zett

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Author and Writing Academy graduate Karen Richard will be on hand to discuss her Goldie-award winning book, Women of the Year, her recent appearance at the GCLS members-only book club, and her upcoming, very strange new project. We're looking forward to having a cup of Gay AF coffee with this delightfully funny author!   The… Continue reading Coming Soon

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Author Spotlight – C.L. Taylor

C.L. Taylor sat down with me today to talk about her writing process, her time with the Writing Academy, and the glorious freedom in writing speculative fiction. Thank you for taking the time to talk with me today. I have an extremely important question – were you the coolest person in your graduating class?  … Continue reading Author Spotlight – C.L. Taylor

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Author Spotlight on Jody Klaire

First, a disclaimer. I'm a huge fan of Jody Klaire, both as a person and as a writer. She is immensely talented in a lot of different ways. I sat down to talk about her time with the Writing Academy and about some of her recent work. Let’s jump right in with your book La… Continue reading Author Spotlight on Jody Klaire

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As the Golden Crown Literary Society wraps up its annual conference, the Writing Academy is gearing up for a new school year! We have an exciting roster of author spotlights this season, as well.     Next week, we're excited to feature author Jody Klaire. Jody was a student of the academy and excelled so… Continue reading Coming Soon

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Author Spotlight – Jenn Alexander

I was lucky enough to read Jenn Alexander's debut novel, The Song of the Sea, before it came out. (There are perks to this job and we take them all!) It is such a wonderful book about overcoming grief and the challenge of loving someone who isn't ready to be loved. I sat down with… Continue reading Author Spotlight – Jenn Alexander

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Coming Soon – Jenn Alexander

The GCLS Writing Academy is excited to note that author Jenn Alexander will be joining us next week for our latest author spotlight!  Jenn's new release, The Song of the Sea, available here, is already garnering rave reviews. “The Song Of The Sea tackles grief head-on, giving us an intimate portrait of a mother’s love for… Continue reading Coming Soon – Jenn Alexander