Melody Delgado

Melody Delgado

Melody Delgado holds a bachelor’s degree in music from Florida State University and has college level writing credits from Charter Oak College. She is an active participant in SCBWI and FWA (Florida Writer’s Association). Her picture book, TEN ROARING DINOSAURS, is currently available as an e-book with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Other works may also be seen in magazines such as VISTA, AIM (America's Intercultural Magazine), as well as the best-selling book, CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE LATINO SOUL. OOPS-A-DAISY, her upcoming humorous, but inspirational, middle-grade novel, will be released by Anaiah Press in 2017. She is represented by Hartline Literary.

Follow her on twitter at: https://twitter.com/melody_delgado_ or visit her website at http://www.melodydelgado.com.

Judy L Mohr

Judy L Mohr

Kiwi Judy L Mohr is a writer of fantasy and science fiction. She is also a freelance editor with Black Wolf Editorial Services (http://blackwolfeditorial.com), working on projects from writers around the world. When she isn't writing, editing or doing something for writing within the local community, she is hosting her own radio show about science on KLRN Radio (http://klrnradio.com/shows/conversations-in-science). You can find out more about Judy's various projects on her personal website (http://judylmohr.com) or follow her on twitter (https://twitter.com/JudyLMohr).

Tal Valante

Tal Valante

Tal Valante has been writing science fiction and fantasy from a young age, and she can't seem to kick the habit. When she’s not busy crafting fictional worlds, she’s buried in heaps of programming code as webmistress to Riptide Publishing, and as a new entrepreneur with Readership Pro. You’re welcome to connect with Tal on LinkedIn, Facebook, or Twitter.

Meg Dendler

Meg Dendler

Meg Dendler has considered herself a writer since she won a picture book contest in 5th grade and entertained her classmates with ongoing sequels for the rest of the year. Beginning serious work as a freelancer in the ‘90s while teaching elementary and middle school, Meg has over one hundred articles in print, including interviews with Kirk Douglas, Sylvester Stallone, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. She has won contests with her short stories and poetry, along with multiple international awards for her best-selling “Cats in the Mirror” alien rescue cat children’s book series. At the Corner of Magnetic and Main is her first adult novel, but it won’t be her last. Meg also works as an editor for Pen-L Publishing and gives talks around her area about writing, publishing, and editing.

Meg and her family (including four cats and her dog Max) live at 1,400 feet in the Ozark Mountains on what they call Serenity Mountain, just outside of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. You can find out more about Meg at her website or on her amazon page, or you can follow Meg at Facebook, Twitter, and Goodreads.

Laura Roberts

Laura Roberts

Laura Roberts can leg-press an average-sized sumo wrestler, has nearly been drowned off the coast of Hawaii, and tells lies for a living. She is the founding editor of Black Heart Magazine, the San Diego Chapter Leader for the Nonfiction Authors Association, and publishes whatever strikes her fancy at Buttontapper Press. She currently lives in an Apocalypse-proof bunker in sunny SoCal with her artist husband and their literary kitties, and can be found on Twitter @originaloflaura.

Blurring the lines between fact and fiction, Laura has penned the alphabetical travel guides Montreal from A to Z and San Diego from A to Zthe offbeat writing guides A Cheater’s Guide to NaNoWriMo and Confessions of a 3-Day Novelistand the satirical adventure tale,Ninjas of the 512. She is also the editor of the collection Haiku for Lovers, and the new annual anthology Everything I Need to Know About Love I Learned from Pop Songs. Learn more or submit a story of your own at Buttontapper.com.

Tami Veldura

Tami Veldura

Tami Veldura is a writer, reader, freelance editor, and artist. She currently resides in Ventura, CA where she writes queer science fiction, fantasy, steampunk, and romance stories. She began identifying as asexual in 2015 and strives to include variety of both gender and sexuality in her work. She's a hybrid author, and her work can be found on Amazon, B&N, ARE, Apple and Smashwords. 

For links and more, visit her website: www.tamiveldura.com, or catch her on twitter: @tamiveldura