SWG Members

SUSIE KINSLOW ADAMS, Buffalo

susiekinslowadams.com

Inspirational, Newsletters, How-to, Activity books

My Mother, My Child + workbook, 30 2-Ingredient Recipes, Patches Joyland Express Biblical Coloring & Activity Book; Patches Farmland Adventures

Former SWG President

HONORARY LIFETIME MEMBER

TERESA BADE, Springfield

Essay, Historical, Humor, Inspiration, Memoirs

PAUL BASS, Willard

History

Grace Through Tolerance; Robert S. Kerr: Oklahoma’s Pioneer King; Minor Characters of the Bible; In Jesus Names; Point Four: Touching the Dream; Fellow Dreams: Oklahoma, Education and the World; No Little Dreams: Henry Garland Bennett; A History of Fort Leonard Wood; Pioneer Churches in Springfield (co-author); Missouri Innovators; Kentucky Innovators

STEVEN BASSETT, Republic (aka ELI POPE)

elipope.com

Horror, Paranormal, Mainstream, Short Stories

The Waning Crescent: A Twisted Path to Renewal; Mason Jar Series: The Judgment Game, The Spark of Wrath, The Glass House

Published in: Chilling Tales for a Cold Night

MONA BATES, Springfield

Inspiration, Memoirs

KATIE BENNETT, Springfield (aka Kieren O’Conner)

thatkatielady.com

Horror, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Short Stories

Better Together (a children’s picture book)

Published in: The Deep; Once Upon a Drabble; Home

LIZ BERGQUIST, Nixa

Science Fiction, Fantasy

MARK BLUMENSTOCK, Fair Grove

Instructional manuals

LINDA BOLLENBACH, Nixa

Inspirational, Biography, Memoirs, Magazine Articles, Mainstream, Drama

Published in: Palliative Care at the Beginning of Life

ART W. L. BREACH, Springfield

Magazine Articles/Nonfiction, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Inspirational, Poetry, Horror/Paranormal

Published in: Cthulhu’s Heirs anthology

KIM BRIXEY, Springfield (aka K.S. Brixey)

Leader of the Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Genre Goup

ksbrixey.com

Inspirational, Self-Help, Magazine Articles/Nonfiction, Mainstream, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Drama

The 30 Day Home Management Project; The Essence of Leading Prolific Small Group Meetings

LOREN BROADDUS, Springfield

Poems

JOHN BROOKS, Springfield

Human Interest, Inspiration, Memoirs, Short Stories

REBECCA BROOKS, Springfield

Human Interest, Inspiration, Memoirs

Former SWG President, Secretary, Treasurer

JOHN CAWLFIELD, Battlefield (aka J.C. Fields) SWG Treasurer

jcfieldsbooks.com

Mystery, Suspense, Crime Thrillers

The Fugitive’s Trail, The Assassin’s Trail, The Imposter’s Trail, The Cold Trail, The Money Trail, The Virtual Trail; A Lone Wolf; The Last Insurgent

Published in: Chilling Tales for a Cold Night

RON CHALOUX, Springfield

Crime Thrillers, Suspense

JEANETTA CHRYSTIE, Springfield

clearglassview.com

Inspiration, instruction, human interest

Published in: Chicken Soup for the Soul; Abba’s Answers, The Write Start,  Short & Sweet;  Christian History, Discipleship Journal, Mature Years, Church Libraries, Clubhouse magazine, more than 150 newspaper columns for the Northwest Christian Examiner

JOSH CLINGMAN, Marionville (aka J.S. Clingman)

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Poetry, Magazine Articles/Nonfiction

JAIME COLE, Spokane (aka Ann Stang)

coffeeconfusion.wordpress.com

Inspirational, Thriller/Suspense, Romance, Mystery

My Crazy Blind Date Blog, Bait 4 a Trap

JESSICA CROWDER, Springfield (aka Jessica Rose)

craftedbydesign.com

RONDA DEL BOCCIO, Lampe

MagicalStoriesByRonda.wordpress.com

Thriller/Suspense, Science Fiction or Fantasy, Horror or Paranormal, Memoirs, Educational, Self improvement

They All Died Smiling; I’ll Push You Steer: The Definitive Guide to Stumbling through Life with Blinders on; The Peace Seed: Personal and Global Transformation through Storytelling; A Tasty Morsel; When Assassins and Allies conspire

KELLI DELONG, Ozark

Science Fiction or Fantasy, Romance, Poetry

GUY ANTHONY DEMARCO, Urbana

guyanthonydemarco.com

Self-help, Biography, Memoirs, Poetry, Historical, Mainstream, Sci-fi, Fantasy, Drama, Horror, Paranormal

Solar Singularity; Tales from the Fleet; Odd Places; Ultimate Blonde Joke Book; Ultimate Yo’Mamma Joke Book; The Pirate Who’s Who; Life & Everything Too; Lo Stretta Della Morte

GAIL DENHAM, Sunriver, OR

Poetry, Short Stories

Published in:

ANGELA DENNY, Rogersville

pagesandpiepublishing.com

CINDY DILLON, Tecumseh

TONJA DRECKER, Norwood

tonjadrecker.blogspot.com

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Mystery, Historical

Music Boxes

Published in: Real Girls Don’t Rust Anthology; Full Dark Anthology;

Former SWG President (3x); Secretary (2x); Director-at-Large

YVONNE ERWIN, Springfield

SWG Director-at-Large

y-write.blogspot.com

Women’s fiction

The Discovery of Joy, A Glimpse of Glory(co-author), The Sisters of Madelaine Lane

CONNIE FODRIE, Springfield (aka Sharlotte Alexander)

Biography/Memoirs, Poetry

The Eyes and Ears of Beaufort

HARRIET FORD, Saddlebrook

amazon.com/B08FJHXV91

Thriller/Suspense, Romance, Inspirational, Women’s Fiction, Poetry

Dance on the Devil; Kaytie Flame and the Mystery of Two Kingdoms, Voodoo Vanquishing Vixen; If God Wants Me Well, Why am I Sick?; Devil’s Triangle Temptress; Daring Deception’s Daemons; Faith Says What God Says; Ghostly Tales, Fun, Fact, and Legend

LINDA FUGITT, Springfield

JENNIFER GAFFKE, Ava

Mystery, Drama, Poetry, Magazine Articles/Nonfiction

JANET KAY GALLAGHER, Marshfield

gardenbyjan.blogspot.com

Historical, How-to, Humor, Inspirational, Memoirs, Mystery

Grandmother’s Ghost

ARWOOD “BUTCH” GARRETT, Battlefield

Screenwriter – action, adventure, redemption, coming of age, revenge and romcom

DENNIS GAYLOR, Battlefield

dennisgaylor.com

History, Reference

Growing a Student Movement

Published in:

Former SWG President

WAYNE GRONER, Battlefield

waynegroner.com

Inspiration, Historical, Memoirs

A Guide to Writing Your Memoir or Life Story, Dumb Luck or Divine Guidance, Witnesses of Faith

DAVID HAMPTON, Springfield

hamptonproductions.com

Screenplays

Vanny V – Vulture Culture Rebel”, Tobie

CHRISTOPHER HEALY, Springfield

LINDA HEFFERN, Springfield


Historical

RICH HEFFERN, Springfield

Nonfiction magazine articles

Daybreak Within, Adventures in Simple Living

Published in: Ozarks Watch, National Catholic Reporter

Former SWG Treasurer, Secretary

MATTHEW HENDERSON, Springfield

hendersonmedia.biz

Literary fiction, science fiction, inspiration, journalist

Published in: Assistant writer/editor for book: The Catholic Church in Southern Missouri: Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau 1956-2006

ALLEN HINDS, Branson

Mainstream, Science Fiction or Fantasy, Romance, Poetry, Mystery

MONICA HOLCOMB, Springfield (aka Darcy Grace) NEWSLETTER EDITOR

https://darcygracebooks.wixsite.com/author-speaker

Mainstream, Science Fiction or Fantasy, Romance, Poetry, Mystery

Former SWG Secretary

MICHAEL HUMPHREY, Lebanon

Skits, Essay, Travel, Humor, Human Interest

Published in:

RUTH HUNTER, Springfield

LEADER OF THE INSPIRATION GENRE GROUP

Inspiration, Human Interest

JERRY-MAC JOHNSTON, Springfield

Skits, Poetry, Memoirs

Other Lives Other Loves, A Sandlot Memory, A Symphonic Dictionary-A Coloring Book for Children of Many Ages, Naked Ladies, Bleacher Seats and A New Denim Jacket

Published in: SWG Creative Collections; A Quick Read

CASSANDRA JORDAN, Neosho

bitsandpieces.wordpress.com

Mystery, Drama, Inspirational, Poetry, Historical, Magazine Articles/Nonfiction

Cherokee Rose book series, Devotional book for widows

Published in: Neosho Daily News (regular columnist)

CHRIS KELLER, Springfield (aka C.S. Keller) SWG PRESIDENT

Science Fiction or Fantasy, Romance, Children’s Fiction

SHARON KIZZIAH-HOLMES, Springfield

paperback-press.com

Human Interest, Inspirational, Westerns, Romance

The Will and The Wisp, Ride the Storm, Gamble for Life; Bottom’s Up; Children Did You Know? Easter Bunny Believes; Camouflage Santa Claus; The Cowboy & Emily Tipton; A Star that Twinkled; Following Daddy’s Footsteps

CANDISS LESSLEY, Springfield

ROSALIE LOMBARDO, Brighton

energyinbloom.com

Human Interest, Inspirational, Memoirs, Fantasy, Mystery

Tippity Tap Tap: Nuggets of Gold

Published in: Route 66 anthology; SWG Creative Collections

KARLA LOWE-PHELPS, Lebanon

Articles, Inspirational, Historical, Romance

Yama the Llama: Off to Bethlehem, Yama the Llama: Off to Jerusalem, Yama the Llama: Off to Bethsada

CARROL LUND, Springfield

VIRGIE COLE-MAHAN, Waynesville

Inspirational, Biography/Memoirs, Poetry, Historical

SHIRLEY McCANN, Springfield (aka Kimber Jackson)

shirleymccann.com

Romance, Mystery

The Scarry Inn, The Scarry Inn II, Got Time? 13 Solve-it-Yourself Mysteries (Vol.1-3), Anonymously Yours, The Necklace

Published in: Chicken Soup for the Soul; Alfred Hitchcock magazine

Former SWG Officer

HONORARY LIFETIME MEMBER

SUE McDONALD, Nixa

Articles, , Historical, Humor, Inspirational, Memoirs

CAROLINE McGUINESS, Greenfield

CINDY McINTYRE, Richland

missouriauthorcindymcintyre.com

Mainstream, Drama, Inspirational

Eulogies Unspoken: Stories of Worth, Caring for Dad with Love and Tomatoes, Love at the Center of Grief

JESSICA McKINNEY, Battlefield

jessmthewriter.com, spidersinmybathtub.com

REBECCA McMULLEN, Omaha

Biography/Memoirs, Historical, Magazine Articles/Nonfiction

Science Fiction or Fantasy, Horror or Paranormal

CHRIS MITCHELL, Webb City

itdoesntdefineme.com

Self-help

It Doesn’t Define Me

Published in:

Former SWG Officer

RENDY MORRIS, Springfield

LYNETTE NELSON, Springfield

jumpingthechasm.com

Biography/Memoirs, Historical, Mainstream, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Drama

KEN NORTON, Springfield

Sports fiction, history

When Legends Run Free

Former SWG President Initiator of Mentor Hour

HONORARY LIFETIME MEMBER

WANDA SUE PARROTT, Monterey, CA

amykitchnerfdn.org homelessinparadise.com

Science Fiction, Mystery

How to Build a Penny Pyramid, How to Fight City Hall to Win, The Boondoggler’s Bible

KAREN PARRY, Springfield

Biography, Memoirs

MARHSA POSZ, Jefferson City

Biography, Memoirs, Poetry, Romance

THOMAS PYLE, Stockton (aka Clayton Thomas)

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Drama Poetry

MARILYN QUIGLEY, Springfield

Historical fiction, Creative nonfiction; fantasy

Hell Frozen Over: The Battle of the Bulge; Journey to Elsewhere

RICHARD RAUSCH, Battlefield

Memoirs

DAN RICH, Republic

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Biography/Memoirs

TIM RITTER, Fair Grove SWG Secretary

Leader of the Nonfiction Genre Group

timritter.net

Historical nonfiction/fiction, poetry, romance

Soul Sketches, Cooter Up, Adventures of a Civil War ReEnactor, VOL.1, The Lantern, The Lantern, VOL.2

BILL ROGERS, Reeds Spring (aka Malcolm Tanner)

malcolmtanner.com

Mystery, Thriller

Redemption, Redemption 2: Allison’s Revenge, Redemption 3: Death at Downer’s Grove

CINDY ROSE, Urbana

Inspirational / Creative Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Memoirs, Poetry

JOY RUTHERFORD, Springfield

Science Fiction, Fantasy

Published in:

SEAN RUTHERFORD, Springfield

Science Fiction, Fantasy

BARBARA SCOTT, Ozark (aka B.F. Scott)

bfscott.com

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Horror/Paranormal

To Fly with Dragons: the Obsession of a King (book 1), To Fly with Dragons: the Echo of a Memory (book 2), More than Human: the Sans Monte Curse

Former SWG Secretary

JEAN SEVART, Springfield

KEVIN SHELL, Nixa

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Poetry, Historical, Horror/Paranormal

NANCY SHELTON, Springfield

nancylewisshelton.com

Inspiration, Humor, Human Interest

Published in: Chicken Soup for the Soul, Upper Room

Former Secretary, Treasurer, Director at Large

CANDY SIMONSON, Strafford (aka C.A. Simonson) SWG VICE PRESIDENT

casimonson.com; kitchentipsandtreasures.com; reflections.com

Historical, How-to, Inspirational, Technical, Human Interest Articles, Christian Historical and Contemporary Mystery, Drama

Love’s Journey Home, Love Looks Back, Love’s Amazing Grace, Food Hacks, Helps, and Hints, A Quick Read, All Beautiful Creatures-A Story Coloring Book, Iverson Legacy (history), Finding Your Superpowers, Runaway, God Help Me

Published in: Chicken Soup for the Soul; Woman’s World; Capper’s Farmer; History.com; Daily Bread; The Secret Place; Upper Room; 7 anthologies

DIXIE SIMPSON, Springfield

Memoirs, Humor, Memoirs, Inspirational

Published in:

DIANE SIRACUSA, Hollister

foodmemories.net

Inspirational

Former Director at Large

BILLIE HOLLADAY SKELLEY, Joplin (aka B.H. Skelley)

bhskelley.com

Historical, How-to, Humor, Inspirational, Memoirs, Romance, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Eagle the Legal Beagle Ollie the Autism-Support Collie Weaver the Diabetic-Alert Retriever Spice Secret: A Cautionary Diary Luella Agnes Owen: Going Where No Lady Had Gone Before Ruth Law: The Queen of the Air Hugh Armstrong Robinson: The Story of Flying Lucky 13 Two Terrible Days in May: The Rader Farm Massacre It’s Almost Time to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Published in: Chicken Soup for the Soul; Almanac for Farmers & City Folk; Proud to be Writing for American Soldiers; American Journal of Nursing; American Aviation Historical Society Journal

Former SWG Secretary, Director at Large

MARILYN K. SMITH, Fair Grove

Historical, How-to, Humor, Inspirational, Memoirs, Romance, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Rte 65: From the middle of the road, The Window Pane Inn and other short stories, Ozarks Recipes: Momma’s, Mine, & Others, My Red Convertible, Bessie’s Secret , After a Hard Day on the Farm, Those Were the Days on the Farm, Poetic Thoughts

Published in: Buffalo Reflex (weekly column); Journal of the Ozarks, several anthologies

RICK SNELSON, Springfield

STEPHANIE SNELSON, Seymour

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Mystery, Drama, Inspirational, Poetry, Horror/Paranormal

MICHAEL A. STORY, Springfield (aka Tom Watkins)

Science Fiction, Fantasy

The Freedom

TIM STRAUS, Springfield (aka Antim Straus)

Mainstream, Thriller

Camp David Conspiracy, How Mrs God and I Created the Universe

ANDY TARBOX, Springfield (aka Drew Thorn)

Thrillers, Mystery, Mainstream

The Pinacle Club

JUDY TARBOX, Springfield

Instruction, Inspiration

CONETTA TAYLOR, Nixa

Historical, Humor, Inspirational, Memoirs

Published in: SWG Creative Collections

JANNA TROMBOLD, Springfield (aka J.S. Trombold)

Thriller, Medical Suspense, Women’s Fiction

ALISA TROTTER, Springfield

Children’s books, Technical Writing

LIZ VERITY, Forsythe (aka Liza Verity)

(Real name anonymous)

lizverity.com

Science Fiction or Fantasy, Thriller, Suspense

Former SWG President Former MWG President

WAYNE WARNER, Springfield

History, Biography

Smith Wigglesworth: Only Believe, Maria Woodworth-Etter, Kathryn Kuhlman

Published in: Pentecostal Evangel

NICK WEYLAND, Springfield

MENTOR HOUR COORDINATOR

Historical, Humor, Memoirs, Mystery, Intrigue

The Keepers of the Castle, When Knights Wore Shining Armor

SUE WILLIAMS, Springfield

Inspirational, Self-help

A Jesus I Can Follow

IMOGENE WOODS, Springfield

Historical, Memoirs, Biography, Articles, Human Interest

The Ordinary Infantry Men: Heroes Then, Heroes Again

CONNIE YEN, Battlefield

geneahistory.com

Historical

Springfield: A Postcard History; Sinner and Savior: Emma Molloy and the Graham Murder

CHRISTY ZAMUDIO, Clever

SHELLY ZARR, Springfield

Science Fiction/Fantasy, Self-Help, Historical, Horror/Paranormal

Blood Moon- Taming of the Wolf Anthology w/ Wild Rose Press; Monster Within- Growing Pains Anthology Sinister Saints Press; The Witch and the Warrior- Once Upon an Enchanted Forrest – Once Upon Anthologies