AuthorsDen.com   Join (free) | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  Paul Kyriazi, iDouglas Skopp, iNancy Neville, iT.W. Fendley, iMiller Caldwell, iJoAnna Drelleshak, iRobert Davis, i

 
Home > Author > Barbara Worton
 
Barbara Worton

· Become a Fan
· Contact author
   
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· 3 Titles
· 6 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
·
Member Since: Feb, 2008

Barbara Worton, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.






  Barbara Worton           

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

Falling asleep isn't easy for me, so I write myself to sleep, which is how I wrote Bedtime Stories.


Background Information

I've been telling stories since I was a little girl. My parents encouraged this, so did a number of my teachers. I've also been an avid reader my entire life. A number of writers shaped my thinking, but my writing style may have been most influenced by reading German literature--Kafka, Mann, Goethe--in high school. I read thrillers and mysteries to escape. This is a habit that started when I discovered John LeCarre at age 14. I make a habit of visiting bookstores when I travel abroad and buying mysteries by local authors. That's how I discovered Ian Rankin and Ruth Rendell. My favorite living author is John Irving, and my favorite book is A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY.

Accomplishments

I've been a successful freelance writer for nearly 20 years, have been published in a variety of consumer, literary and business publications. Plays I have authored have been produced in New York and Boston and received outstanding rewards.

Additional Information

Great Little Books, LLC, publishers of BEDTIME STORIES: THE SHORT, LONG AND TALL TALES OF A SLEEPWRITER is a member of CLMP: the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses. My story, "London Calling" is featured in MEMORIES OF JOHN LENNON, Harper Collins, November 2005 and Ed Begley, Jr., describes BEDTIME STORIES as "Delicious."



Featured Book
The Academician - Southern Swallow - Book I
by Edward Patterson

After 37 years in the Making, The Academician The Southern Swallow Book I is now available at Amazon.com The author of Jade Owl Legacy Series, Edward C. Pat..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Hapless Harry The Minnesota Muscovy Duck Documentary
by Lisa Loucks Christenson

This is a documentary in progress about a muscovy duck who arrived on a back slough in SE Minnesota and his survival...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.