The Story Behind Meet Me in Barcelona by Mary Carter

It’s hard to believe it’s been over a decade since my trip to Spain. I was living in New York City, my first novel had just been published, and a friend from Seattle decided to celebrate her thirtieth birthday in Barcelona. I was thrilled to be invited. At the time, my novel, She’ll Take It,…

The Story Behind Lust by Diana Raab

I have been writing since the age of 10 when my mother gave me a journal to help me cope with my grandmother’s suicide. Since then I have used poetry and nonfiction as a way to healing and creativity. I have made writing the love of my life. I began writing poetry when I was…