K.G. Ginley is a poet, fiction writer, screenwriter, and author of: 𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆𝒔, 𝑰 𝑯𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒂 𝑯𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒕.
K.G. Ginley is a poet, fiction writer, screenwriter, and author of: 𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆𝒔, 𝑰 𝑯𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒂 𝑯𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒕. As of 2020, Ginley currently pursues a Writing for Film and Television Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. After years of writing poetry as a hobby, Ginley realized she had written a collection of poems that she felt others might relate to and decided to submit her manuscript for publication. 𝑺𝒐𝒎𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒎𝒆𝒔, 𝑰 𝑯𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒂 𝑯𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒕 is her debut.
Jessika Grewe Glover is the author of Another Beast’s Skin, the first book in a contemporary fantasy trilogy.
Jessika Grewe Glover
Jessika Grewe Glover is the author of Another Beast’s Skin, the first book in a contemporary fantasy trilogy. She grew up in Miami dreaming of magic and other realms in which to escape the heat. She currently resides in the Los Angeles area with her British expat husband, two kids, and the world’s fastest bulldog.
Kelly Hopkins is the author of Misled and Buried Beneath.
Kelly Ann Hopkins is the author of Gulf of Deception, High Vices (July 2021), and Buried Beneath (August 2021). She spends her days as a high school librarian and English teacher, where she challenges her students to read with abandon. When she’s not creating perilous adventures for her characters, she is dreaming of her next trip to the Florida Gulf Coast. Kelly lives in Pennsylvania with her husband, two children, and too many books.BURIED BENEATH is set for release August 2021.
Kathryn Halberg is the contemporary romance author of Animal Attraction, the Eller Series #1
Kathryn Halberg is the contemporary romance author of Animal Attraction, the Eller Series #1, and the upcoming sequel Hidden Agenda, The Eller Series #2. She is a weaver of words to help you feel connected to the world around you. Often found with a large mug of coffee in one hand, her nose is perpetually buried in her laptop or smartphone, working round-the-clock in social media, reading, or writing. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland, and a Master of Business Administration from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Kathryn resides in Ohio with her husband, their houseful of boys, and her lone female companion, an elderly dog named Chelsea Bell.
Christine Herbert is a part-time writer and full-time space cadet currently living in the Pacific NW.
Christine Herbert is a part-time writer, part-time bodyworker, and full-time space cadet currently living in the Pacific Northwest.A dyed-in-the-wool introvert, Christine occasionally surprises everyone—especially herself—by chucking it all and living an adventurous life of service overseas, once as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer in Zambia and later as a manager for a non-profit organization in Nepal.When not adventuring off to distant lands, Christine can be found holed up in her glorified oubliette under a pile of lap blankets surrounded by a multitude of storybooks and wheels of cheese.
Jason Iannone is the author of humorous book, Make Me Feel Beautiful.
Jason has written and edited for dozens of websites, including Cracked.com and Grunge.com, since 2010. His debut book of humorous/surreal essays and short stories, Make Me Feel Beautiful, is available now through GenZ Publishing. It’s his party and he’ll use the passive voice in his bio if he wants to.Away from the computer, Jason acts in theater, TV, film, and commercials. You may remember him as “Background extra in Ghostbusters who didn’t make the final cut.” Even bigger claims to fame to come!
Kelsey Knight is the author of poetry collection, The Formation of Glass.
Kelsey Knight, author of, “The Formation of Glass,” unveils the process of human perspective through the landscape of observation and condition throughout a lifetime. Kelsey is an experienced chaser. She is motivated in her search for moments to accumulate and create a meaningful life. Her main focus and interests are in poetry, art, music and photography.Kelsey has kelseybeen a featured poet in a variety of settings. In 2014, she was invited to read in the monthly Words and Music show, held in Montreal at Casa del Popolo. In November 2014, Kelsey was invited to read her poem, A Statue of Sacrifice, in the 13th Annual veteran’s appreciation luncheon. During April 2015, National Poetry Month, Kelsey and 26 other poets traveled by train on The Great Canadian Poetrain Tour, stopping in Winnipeg, Edmonton, and Vancouver. This tour led to the publication of Poetrain Anthology, a collection of train poems by Canadian poets.She has taken a variety of literary classes and workshops from Mohawk College, Brock University, and Simon Frasier University. Kelsey is currently involved in a new project, Poetic Melodies, which is a collaborative effort between herself and local pianist Ian Green. It blends the transcending effect of music and the spoken word. She currently lives in Hamilton, Ontario.
Nick van der Leek is the bestselling author of Bloodline: Murmurs of Earth.
Nick van der Leek
Nick van der Leek is a bestselling author and professional freelance photojournalist. With a background in law, economics and marketing, and after a brief ‘career’ in triathlon and mountain climbing, today Nick is one of South Africa’s most talented freelancers. He regularly produces features for GQ, Ironman Magazine, Sawubona and Country Life. Nick has also co-authored over 30 true crime books with California-based true crime writer and researcher, Lisa Wilson.Nick has a diverse portfolio of work including one-on-one interviews with a range of personalities from CEOs and beauty queens to Olympians and world champions.He has interviewed luminaries including Morgan Freeman, Ueli Steck, Gary Taubes, Chris Froome, Tyler Hamilton, Lewis Pugh, Chad and Bert le Clos, Professor Tim Noakes, Barry and June Steenkamp and Herman Zapp.Nick in turn has been the subject of several interviews himself [Carte Blanche, PEOPLE magazine, New York Post, news.com.au, Piet Byleveldt/JacarandaFM, OFM radio, BlogtalkRadio and with Beth Karas].Besides writing and photography, Nick is a passionate sportsman. In another life he climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, rafted the Zambezi and completed the Ironman. In 2016 he completed his seventh Half Ironman, and climbed Mont Aux Sources a few days later.Nick is currently involved in a true crime television documentary series based on his definitive Oscar Pistorius series of books.
Microbiologist by day, author by night, Chelsea enjoys crafting, fantasy novels and Marvel superheroes.
Microbiologist by day, author by night, Chelsea enjoys crafting, watching cheesy monster movies, and fangirling over her favorite fantasy novels and Marvel superheroes. Most days she can be found cuddling up with her beagle-mix Otis and a good book. and baby-dog. “Creatures Most Vile” is her debut novel.
Bri Marino is the author of Somewhere Only We Know.
Bri Marino is the author of Somewhere Only We Know. She writes stories for and about women finding hope despite pain. Bri graduated from Wright State University and lives in Dayton, Ohio with her husband and their dog.
Ronald MacCloskey is the author of the children’s book, We Don’t Feel Like It.
A graduate of Westfield High School in 1973, Ron MacCloskey has made a name for himself as a performer, writer, and producer. Currently, Ron produces and hosts the television show CLASSIC MOVIES WITH RON MACCLOSKEY. He’s also the producer of HOW TO BE A DECENT PERSON and president of Tribute Promotions.In 2018, Ron published his children’s book We Don’t Feel Like It, illustrated by Cui Cui Goldman. Readers follow along twins Mickey and Beady as they discover one morning that they simply “don’t feel like” going to school. The story serves as a colorful, playful way to teach children the importance of responsibility and the repercussions of neglecting them.We Don’t Feel Like It has received 5 stars on Amazon and has been reviewed by Dr. Cindi Fiucci as, “A charming story with a meaningful message! The examples of truth and responsibility inspire positive values during a very enjoyable reading experience.”Recently, Ron has hosted the The Garden State Film Festival held in Asbury Park, NJ, and is in the processing of creating a gaming show.
Casey Bowers is the author of the children’s book, When I Grow Up and contributor to Jason Oberholtzer’s The Hustle Economy.
Casey Bowers is the author of the children’s book, When I Grow Up and contributor to Jason Oberholtzer’s The Hustle Economy. In addition to future works with longtime pal and illustrator, Alex Clark, Casey works as a freelance copywriter and journalist in Lancaster, Ohio where he lives with his wife and three children.
Scott McGlynn, the author of OUT, is from Cardiff, Wales UK.
Scott McGlynn, the author of OUT, is from Cardiff, Wales UK. His inspirational book is on a mission to end bullying once and for all. McGlynn’s autobiographical story about his struggles with bullying and coming to grips with his sexuality at a young age gives readers a personal insight into the life of a young man growing up and learning to embrace who he is.His aim is to inspire people of all walks of life and ages and to allow everyone to be proud of who they are.
Hazell C. McKenzie is the author of the biography, Suitcase of Dreams.
Hazell C. McKenzie
Hazell C. McKenzie is the author of Suitcase of Dreams.For Food Network star Hazell McKenzie, coming to the US as a teen was supposed to be her deliverance. But achieving the “American Dream” proved harder than she thought. Hazell Mckenzie’s path of descent is a stunning testament to her determination as a woman and as a mother.She began on her path as a bright-eyed, teenaged island girl who migrated to the U.S., but, faced with illness, poverty, and an unfamiliar city, she curved quickly downward toward depression, anxiety, and fear.Time and time again, through every downward curve, Hazell’s path has tested her patience, her drive, and her faith. Yet, time and time again, she has risen like a phoenix blazing a trail upwards, to success.This story, Hazell’s story, is an inspiration to all. With every twist and turn of Hazell’s life, you may feel your own life changing.And it all started with a Suitcase of Dreams.
Gabrielle McMaster is the author of the upcoming NA novel, Not Always Blu Skyes.
Gabrielle McMaster hails from Northern Ireland. She is an author and historian, best known for contemporary and historical fiction. Gabrielle is the author of ‘Not Always Blu Skyes’ (2020), ‘Twist in the Wind’ (2021) and ‘The Wonders of Life List’ (2021). She has a passion for history which led her to complete her BA in Theology and History with Queen’s University Belfast. She is currently completing her MA in History with Queen’s University Belfast as of September 2020, where she will specialise in cultural and social history.
Bethany McTrustery is the author of the personal collection, I Want to Know You.
Bethany McTrustery grew up around the UK’s Royal Air Force, which much of her poetry is founded on. She is a second year at the University of Northampton, studying a joint-honors in Creative Writing and Media Production & Moving Image. She is the Creative Editor for literary magazine Under the Fable, and Editor-in-Chief for My Student Style.She is currently working on her first novel as well as her next collection of poetry. If she’s not reading or writing, chances are she’s drawing or sending silly GIFs to her sisters.