Windy Lynn Harris writes short stories and novels from the cactus-filled town of Cave Creek, Arizona. Her work has been seen in dozens of literary and women's magazines across the US and Canada, including The Literary Review, 34th Parallel, and Raising Arizona Kids. She has received a fellowship from the Dorland Mountain Arts Colony and is supported in part by a Professional Development Grant from the Arizona Commission on the Arts, which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Windy has created a mentorship program called Market Coaching for Creative Writers where she teaches others how to professionally present their work to magazine editors and get their own work published. In addition, Windy is the Publishing Tips editor at The Review Review, an online magazine dedicated to helping creative writers navigate the world of literary magazines. She works with poets, essayists, memoir writers, and fiction writers of all levels. If you're looking for a place to submit your creative writing, Windy can help you.
In addition to working one-on-one with clients, she has shared her passion for connecting the right story to the right editor with many Arizona writing groups, including the Phoenix Writers' Club, The Professional Writers of Prescott, the Scottsdale Society of Women Writers, the Arizona Authors Association, and the Scottsdale Writer’s Connection group.