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:  Terry Vinson, iM. R. Mathias, iSage Sweetwater, iMaryAngela Nangini, iD. Wayne Dworsky, iDonna Lynch, iIan Thorpe, i

 
Home > Author > Louise Kay
 
Louise Kay

· Become a Fan
· Contact author
· Articles
· Stories
· 3 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
·
Member Since: Oct, 2007

Louise Kay, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.






  Louise Kay           

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        



Background Information

I have been writing ever since I could read and have recently embarked on a freelance career(Not the first time I've tried, but it looks like this time will 'stick'. Yay!)As the single mother of four, it has been a struggle to get myself launched, but now that three of my four children have left the nest, I can finally devote a decent amount of time and energy into this wonderful passion which is the written word.

Several influences on my fictional works would be - Andre Norton, Isaac Asimov, Anne McCaffrey, Piers Anthony, Robert Asprin, Terry Brooks, Terry Pratchett and of course the 'Hitchhikers Guide' series and 'Harry Potter' Books. And that barely scratches the surface. If I were to name every author or work here, there would be no room for other lists of inspiration.

I have also found stimulation for my muse in television and theater such as Star Trek(all series past and present), Rod Serling and Outer Limits. More modern favorites include 'Lost', 'Heroes', 'Bones', 'CSI'(all 3 series) and just about anything on the Sci-Fi channel. I also enjoy Shakespeare, Tennessee Williams, Eugene O'Neill and Gilbert & Sullivan, to name a few playwrites. Again, this is a bare bones list, because there simply isn't enough room for them all.

This is not to say that I am a total fiction geek because I also enjoy reading or watching any number of documentaries in most forms. For example; Wild Kingdom, Animal Planet, Jacques Cousteau or just about any other nature show. The History Channel, PBS and Carl Sagan are also favorites of mine.

To top things off, I am an amateur Archeology/Anthropoly/Paleontology buff. The more I learn, the more I want to learn. About everything. And I try to bring these various elements together in both my story-telling and my informational works.

Accomplishments

Published informational articles on Suite 101, Associated Content and several Triond.com affiliate sites.

One-time Contest winner of Just Write online bookstore's weekly contest.

Fictional works displayed at EditRed.

For further accomplishments and links, see my homesite at MySpace as shown below.

Contact Information
LOUISE KAY (A subsidiary of PHOENIX, INC)
225 A STREET 
VERNONIA OR 97064   USA
Contact Author: Louise Kay
Favorite Links

MySpace
Various links are available to other sites where I am published or at least displayed. Plus there are sample articles and stories to be found within my blogs. Enjoy!

WriteSight.com
A full resume' posting plus several sample works.







Flowers from the Grave - E-book print & audio download by Wendy Laing

The first in the Inspector Jane Doe adult mystery/paranormal series. Inspector Jane Doe, head of Melbourne Homicide is staying in an isolated cliff top cottage. She's recovering fr..  
Featured 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.