Authors’ Page

Members are listed in alphabetical order by surname.  Viewers will find links to members’ websites/blogs and latest publications.


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Barbara Bentley


Susan Berman


J. D. (Jerry) Blaircover

  • Janus: Private Eyes, BookBaby, 2016
  • Latest Award (2010): Be My Carlotta, Honorable Mention, Short Story Contest, Carpe Articulum Literary Review



Fran Cain

  • Founding member of Writers on the Journey critique group
  • What to Know Before You Store Patient Credit Card Numbers, Western Pennsylvania Healthcare News, Issue No. 1, 2013
  • WiFi: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly (Southern California Physician, January 2012)


Nannette Rundle Carroll


Donna Gholson Cook


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Melanie DenmanVisiting_the_Sins


Marlene Dotterer


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  • Worlds ApartCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Time Travel Journals, CreateSpace Indeendent Publishing Platform; Shipbuilder2011
    Bridgebuilders, 2012
  • Latest Award (2014):  Big Al’s Books & Pals Reader’s Choice Nominee for The Time Travel Journals: Shipbuilder


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Linda Forcelinda-force

  • The Influence of Causal Attribution on Work Exhaustion and Turnover Intention of Traditional Discipline Engineers in the United States (2008)



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David George

  • Blog: Writers on the Journey (Cheryl Spanos, David George, Jack Russ, Jill Hedgecock, Susan Berman), Musings on Creative Writing and the Path to Publication
  • Latest award (2009): Frog Song, Short Story, First Place, San Francisco & Peninsula Branch, California Writers Club contest


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Harlan Hague

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Sean Patrick Hazlett


Jill Hedgecock

  • Website
  • Short Story, The Plot in QuestionCWC Literary Review, 2017
  • Personal Essay, Round, CWC Literary Review, 2016
  • Short Story Broken, appeared in the anthology: West Winds Centennial, California Writers Club, 2010
  • Bookends monthly book review (Diablo Gazette): 2016-present
  • Latest award: Lost Cause, Second Place, Short Story Contest, CWC Inland Empire Branch, 2010
  • CWC Distinguished Service Award, 2014


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Denise Kalm51LkbGB+M3L._SX311_BO1,204,203,200_career_savvy


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Joanna Krausnight_tamales_roses


Leslie LaMarrcome_together

  • Website (More Than Words Publishing)
  • Come Together (with Bverly D. Ball), More Than Words Publishing, 2007


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Camille Minichino




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  • Website: Get Out Books
  • The Mermaid and the MoonGet Out Books, 2014
  • The Four BearsGet Out Books, 2016
  • New Exhibit October 29-December 17, 2016 at Danville Village Theater Art Gallery
  • Latest award (2012): Get Out Of My Head, I Should Go To Bed (2011) named Best Book by B.A.I.P.A. (Bay Area Independent Publishers Association)


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Cheryl Spanos

  • Website: Writers on the Journey
  • “Counting,” short story, Beyond Centauri, October 2010
  • “Bones in the Cellar,” short story, Hunger Mountain, Spring 2010
  • Latest award (2008): Tougher than Dragon Hide, Children’s Fiction (Middle Grade Novel); Runner-Up, San Francisco Writers Conference Contest; Two Honorable Mentions, 77th Annual Writers Digest Writing Competition for Bones in the Cellar, and Pote Tha Fthasoume? (Are We There Yet?), both in the mainstream/literary short story category


Diana St. James


Bill Stong


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Ann G. Thomasthe_women_we_become


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Sally Tubachuncommon_friendshipTubach_GermanREV-w-g


Cathy Turneytales_of_a_codependent_pet_owner



Ted Wellswells_cover


Sarah Wilsonlove_and_kisses



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