Colleen M. Story is a novelist, freelance writer, writing coach, and speaker with over 20 years in the creative writing industry. Her latest novel, The Beached Ones, was released from CamCat Books on July 26th, 2022. With over 20 years as a professional in the creative industry, she has authored thousands of articles for publications like Healthline and Women’s Health; worked with high-profile clients, like Gerber Baby Products and Kellogg’s; and ghostwritten books on back pain, nutrition, and cancer recovery. She frequently serves as a workshop leader, writing coach, and motivational speaker, where she helps attendees remove mental and emotional blocks, and tap into their unique creative powers. Find more at her author website (ColleenMStory.com) and motivational site (WritingandWellness.com), or connect with her on Twitter (@colleen_m_story), LinkedIn, Instagram, or YouTube.