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Author Spotlight on Karen Richard

This month, I was lucky enough to sit down with Karen Richard in person to interview her for the Writing Academy blog. Karen won a Goldie Award for her incredible collection of short stories, Women of the Year. She recently appear at the GCLS members-only online book club to discuss that collection. Today, we got… Continue reading Author Spotlight on Karen Richard

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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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Coming Soon – C.L. Taylor

Coming this week - the author spotlight is on C.L. Taylor. We happen to adore C.L. She's brilliant, talented, and weird. (In a good way!)   C.L will be talking about her time in the Writing Academy, her writing process, and the enduring friendships she's made through the program. I'll also be asking her about… Continue reading Coming Soon – C.L. Taylor

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Author Spotlight – Melissa Brayden

We usually shine the GCLS Writing Academy Spotlight on graduates of the program, but this month, we're happy and excited to welcome a special guest. Melissa Brayden is a mentor and instructor for the GCLS Writing Academy. She is also a multi-award winning author of romance books, a NYC theater aficionado, and an all-around kind… Continue reading Author Spotlight – Melissa Brayden

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Coming Soon! Melissa Brayden

On Friday, I'll be sitting down with the lovely and talented Melissa Brayden to talk about her new release, Beautiful Dreamer. Melissa has donated much of her time to the GCLS Writing Academy, both as a mentor and an instructor. This week, we're going to discuss her experience with The Academy, find out about her… Continue reading Coming Soon! Melissa Brayden

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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