Julie Baldwin

Julie Baldwin is a writer, speaker, and painter who mentors quirky, soulful creatives to live their most inspired and creative lives. After 26 years in the corporate world, Julie left it all behind to devote herself to her creative callings. Along the way, Julie learned that living a creative life means more than just expressing your creativity—it also means responding creatively to life’s challenges. She … Continue reading Julie Baldwin

Chris McCloskey

Chris is a Colorado native, the mother of two grown children, a teacher, a writer, a storyteller, and a service-dog raiser. She loves to travel, which is evidenced by the different cities used as settings for the various adventures in her children’s books. Two of her favorite things are middle-schoolers and Guide Dog puppies. As a children’s author, what could be more enjoyable than pitting them … Continue reading Chris McCloskey

Nicole Davis

Nicole Davis was born in Sunnyvale, California (one letter away from the vampire capital of the world), but she grew up in Boulder County in Colorado. She has a bachelor’s degree in Zoology with a minor in Creative Writing, which she got in the beautiful town of Laramie, Wyoming. At the moment, she’s back in Boulder County living with her family and a small army … Continue reading Nicole Davis

Chris Bays

Chris Bays is a comic artist living in Boulder, Colorado. He’s been creating comics for more than twenty years in his spare time, and he published his first collection of comics, Little-Known Mythical Creatures, in late 2017. Chris is also a member of the Boulder County Indie Authors group and has sold his comic collections at book fairs and comic book conventions along the Front … Continue reading Chris Bays

Tanja Pajevic

The author of The Secret Life of Grief: A Memoir and 9 Steps to Heal Your Resentment and Reboot Your Marriage, Tanja Pajevic has taught at the University of Colorado Denver, the Community College of Denver, and Indiana University, as well as in the larger community. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Huffington Post, mindbodygreen, Gawker, and Scary Mommy, as well as … Continue reading Tanja Pajevic

J.v.L. Bell

Author J.v.L. Bell is a Colorado native who grew up climbing fourteeners, exploring old ghost towns, and enjoying stories from Colorado’s vibrant past. Her first novel, The Lucky Hat Mine, was published in October 2016 by The Hansen Publishing Group. The Lucky Hat Mine is an engaging historical mystery set in 1863, Idaho Springs, about a southern belle who answers a wife-wanted ad and travels to the Colorado … Continue reading J.v.L. Bell

Denitta Ward

Denitta Ward writes historical fiction from the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. After decades of writing legal briefs and contracts, Denitta picked up her pen and decided she’d write the stories she really wanted to tell – about young women discovering their own resilience in times of transition. Passionate about history and with a lifelong interest in the transformative power of women when they band … Continue reading Denitta Ward