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 new 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… Continue reading Author Spotlight – Avery Brooks

Coming Soon – Author Spotlight on Avery Brooks

Coming this week! We get to sit down with Avery Brooks and talk about her incredible debut novel, Other Girls. Other Girls recently made the LezReview (https://lezreviewbooks.com/lex-list-best-lesbian-books-of-2019/) best books of 2019 and we happen to agree. Other Girls is, at it's heart, a story about learning to trust again and the damage a person can… Continue reading Coming Soon – Author Spotlight on Avery Brooks

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

Coming Soon

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

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

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

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