Galand Nuchols (Mount Pleasant) spent twenty-four years teaching before retiring to take up writing. Since, she has published three novels for middle grade readers, plus short stories in anthologies. She spends a lot of time working with the food pantry in Mount Pleasant, teaching parenting classes, and has helped on a number of Habitat for Humanity houses. Galand is a member of the Northeast Texas Writers’ Organization (NETWO). www.NETWO.org
Gay Ingram ( Big Sandy) has been writing for twenty years. She has published 5 books, split between fiction and non-fiction, plus dozens of articles. In addition, she helps less-experienced writers through a literary service, Line -By- Line. Gay is a member of the Northeast Texas Writers’ Organization (NETWO). www.NETWO.org
Jim Ainsworth (Campbell) was a CPA, CFP and CLU before turning to writing. He has published five novels. His 2007 novel Rivers Ebb was a finalist in the Writers’ Digest International Book Contest, and a finalist for the Violet Crown Award given by the League of Texas Writers. Jim is a member of the Northeast Texas Writers’ Organization (NETWO) www.NETWO.org
Charlotte Sherman ( Pittsburg) Published 37 novels during her writing career. Now, however, she helps her husband, Jory, prepare the many novels he writes each year. Charlotte is a member of the Northwest Texas Writers’ Organization ( NETWO) www.NETWO.org
Jory Sherman (Pittsburg) has had more than 350 books published, ranging from poetry to mysteries, science fiction, literary novels, and his current works – westerns. He has been awarded the Spur Award, and nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in Literature. In addition, Jory has taught writing in a number of colleges and universities, and gives classes periodically here in northeast Texas. He is a member of the Northeast Texas Writers’ Organization (NETWO).
Fiction, Non-Fiction, Journalist