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Write Now provides a glimpse into how different people write for a living.

Write Now with Paco Chierici

Write Now with Paco Chierici

Who are you? My name is Paco Chierici. I have been writing all my life, but I was also a fighter pilot in the US Navy for twenty years. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area and feed my family as a commercial pilot. What do you write? I write fiction and non-fiction, however thrillers are…

Write Now with Paula Finn

Write Now with Paula Finn

Who are you? Paula Finn, Author, based in Studio City, CA. What do you write? I write nonfiction books and consumer-advice magazine articles. I started writing in high school, when a local newspaper published my celebrity interviews. After college, I freelanced for magazines. With today’s emphasis on political correctness, I try to avoid writing anything too controversial….

Write Now with Robert McCaw

Write Now with Robert McCaw

Who are you? I’m Robert McCaw, a “reformed lawyer”, turned novelist. My permanent home is in NYC, but for 20 years I maintained a second home on the Big Island of Hawaii, and grew to love its geography, history, language, and culture. What do you write? I write mystery/thriller novels, set against the backdrop of Hawaii, featuring…

Write Now with Erik Deckers

Write Now with Erik Deckers

Who are you? My name is Erik Deckers, and I’m a professional ghost blogger, content marketer, and now, published novelist. I’m based in Orlando, Florida, but I work with clients all over the world. I grew up in Indiana, graduated from Ball State University, and lived in the Hoosier State for 45 years before we moved…

Write Now with Fred Waitzkin

Write Now with Fred Waitzkin

Who are you? I’m Fred Waitzkin, a full time author for most of my life with works including Searching for Bobby Fisher. I live in Manhattan, and whenever I am able to sneak away for a week or two, I spend time on my forty-year-old fishing boat, the Ebb Tide, trolling lures and baits off some…

Write Now with Raick Tavares

Write Now with Raick Tavares

Who are you? My name is Raick Tavares and I’m 26 years old. I’m a writer, columnist and radio presenter. I live with my wife Suuh in Paracatu, in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil and I am currently releasing two books in my country, one by Editora Arcadia, with the name SEMPRE E UM DIA…

Write Now with Glynnis MacNicol

Write Now with Glynnis MacNicol

Who are you? Glynnis MacNicol, writer and co-founder of TheLi.st. Brooklyn, New York. Photos and further info can be found at glynnismacnicol.com. What do you write? I started out as an online media reporter in New York. This was before Twitter was really around, and definitely before Instagram. The old-school media powers hadn’t quite lost their grip…

Write Now with Dianne Turgeon Richardson

Write Now with Dianne Turgeon Richardson

Who are you? Dianne Turgeon Richardson. I am a full-time technical/proposal writer for a government services contractor in the Orlando, FL area, and I occasionally take on freelance writing and editing work. In my spare time, I write creatively: poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction/personal essay. What do you write? I started writing when I was seven with my…

Write Now with Lisa Preston

Write Now with Lisa Preston

Who are you? Lisa Preston — full time writer, part time runner, rider, and lover of dry red wine — living a couple of hours west of Seattle. (Yes, there’s mainland west of Seattle.) Readers can find me at www.lisapreston.com What do you write? My first published novels were book-clubby standalones — a psychological thriller (Orchids and Stone, Thomas & Mercer, 2016) and…

Write Now with Ernio Hernandez

Write Now with Ernio Hernandez

Who are you? I’m Ernio Hernandez, a writer and artist. A born-and-bred Jersey boy with strong ties to New York City, I currently live in the very author-y haven of Connecticut. What do you write? Short stories mostly. (Fiction, nonfiction, humor) Some plays, songs and poetry as well. I have been writing since grade school when a…

Write Now with Carol Tice

Write Now with Carol Tice

Who are you? Carol Tice, freelance writer since about 1990, with 12 years in the middle as a staff writer. I’ve been a six-figure earner since 2011, and for many years was the sole support of a family of 5. All from writing. I started the Make a Living Writing blog in 2008, which has won…