BQB Author Profiles

Featured Authors

Shelly Frome



 
Shelly Frome is a member of Mystery Writers of America, a professor of dramatic arts emeritus at the University of Connecticut, a former professional actor, and a witer of crime novels and books on theater and film. He is also the film columnist for Southern Writers Magazine and writes monthly profiles for Gannett Media...

Kenneth L. Capps



 
Born in Houston, Texas, in 1959, Kenneth L. Capps joined the US Marine Corps in 1979 for a thirteen-year career. In 2009, Ken won honorable mention in nonfiction in the New Bern Literary Symposium in North Carolina for. The next year, in 2010, he placed second in fiction in the same contest...

Geanna Culbertson



 
Geanna Culbertson is the author of the Crisanta Knight series, a young adult fantasy series that will culminate with the release of book eight in April of 2021. She is passionate about writing books that will speak to young girls and their potential...

John A. Daly


John A. Daly
 
John felt compelled to take his writing to the next level after watching a television interview with former NFL football player, Tim Green. Inspired by Green’s career transition from a professional athlete to an accomplished author, John found the motivation to begin work on his first novel...

Kayce Stevens Hughlett


 
Kayce Stevens Hughlett is an author, long-time blogger, and contributor to several collections and online publications. She is also a mother, psychotherapist, wife, sister, orphan, friend, spiritual seeker, lover of nature, and fan of cozy beds, yellow cats, and warm fires...

Dorothea Jensen



 
Dorothea Jensen, born in Boston, Massachusetts, grew up in Chillicothe, Illinois. She majored in English literature at Carleton College. After teaching high-school English and serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in Brazil, she earned a master’s degree in education at the University of New Mexico...

Paige Jaeger



 
Paige Jaeger is an educator, librarian, and professional developer who has worked at both the elementary and secondary levels. She is the author of three books on Inquiry-Based Learning and sits on the Advisory Board of School Library Connection magazine...

Mark Loewen



 
Mark is a phychotherapist and a dad. He was born in Asuncion, Paraguay and moved to the United States to pursue his counseling career...

Erica Witsell



 
Born in Maine but raised in Tampa, Erica Witsell lived in Connecticut, California, Ecuador, and Italy before settling in the mountains of western North Carolina fifteen years ago. A high school teacher for over ten years, Witsell now teaches English as a new language at a community college in Asheville...

Jana Zinser



 
As Jana tells it, the remarkable story of the Kindertransport children in Nazi Germany touched her heart and would not let go: “Since the moment I heard their incredible, historic tale, they have not left my mind. The Kindertransport children came to live in my conscience and would not leave until I told their story.” Jana hopes readers will find the courage to stand up to the injustices that affect us all...

Bob Moseley



 
Growing up, Bob Moseley dreamed of becoming a pro athlete. When reality finally set in, he decided to do the next best thing: write about sports...

Margaret Lukas



 
Margaret Lukas is a professor in UNO’s Creative Writing program. She received her BFA from UNO’s Writers Workshop in 2004. In 2007 Margaret received her MFA from Rainier Writing Workshop in Tacoma, Washington. She is a contributor to NEBRASKAland magazine and an editor for the quarterly literary journal, Fine Lines. Her writing also appears online and in the 2012 anthology, On Becoming, published by the University of Nebraska Press...

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