Author, women's & commercial fiction, narrative & practical nonfiction
Judy is a writer and educator with more than 20 years of experience as a workshop leader. She is the author of four books on writing, including A Writer's Book of Days, named a "hottest book for writers" by Writer's Digest magazine. The other books are Writing Alone, Writing Together, A Creative Writer's Kit, and The Writer's Retreat Kit. She teaches creative writing at UCSD Extension, holds private workshops, and speaks at writing conferences internationally. In addition to her work as a writer and writing provocateur, Judy co-founded The Writing Center, a nonprofit literary arts organization and is executive director of San Diego Writers, Ink.
Advance Submission Critique: Memoirs, narrative non-fiction, women's fiction; up to 15 pages double-spaced