Writers

The following some of the great writers we have in the Blue Marble Storytellers community.

If you would like to be involved, please send a e-mail to bluemarblestorytellers@gmail.com


Beth Connor

Beth Connor, a lifelong reader, writer, and creator of worlds. In a past life, she was a dance instructor and choreographer. Now, she has shifted her passion for storytelling into an exciting array of narratives. You’ll find her tales in the form of novels, short stories, poetry, podcasts, and even enchanting yarns spun around a crackling campfire.

She also runs and owns the publishing company Wolf Grove Media

Blue Marble Storytellers hosts the back catalogue of Beth Connor’s Crossroads Cantina podcast episodes.


Deidra Whitt Lovegren

Deidra is an award winning author who has written and published over one hundred short stories and regularly competes in a variety of international writing contests.

Deidra’s novel The Medicine Girl debuted in July 2022. The sequel, The Medicine Woman, was released in August 2023. The final installment, The Medicine Crone, will be released in Winter 2024.  She has published shorter works including 21 Conversationsa collection of dialogue-only stories. 

Over her teaching career, Deidra has taught scores of English classes to students from preschool to college. Currently, she is the humanities instructor at a private school in Central Virginia. 

She is also a co-founder of Blue Marble Storytellers.


Russell Mickler

Russell Mickler works as a technology consultant for small to mid-range businesses. Over the years, he has written and co-authored several tech-related books.

Black Anvil Books is Mickler’s imprint for fantasy and serialized fiction works.