D. Scott Dickinson

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    D. Scott Dickinson is a retired NASA Public Affairs manager at Kennedy Space Center. Starting as a copy boy in the newsroom of U.S. News and World Report, he went on to become a reporter and editor, Peace Corps personnel director and university research fellow. His published works include:

  • The Little Box Turtle (a children's book)
  • The Dark Side of Town: A Portrait of the Jim Crow South
  • Paradox Moon (first in the Regenesis trilogy)
  • Lunar Antipodes: The Far Ends of the World (second in the Regenesis trilogy)
  • The final book in the Regenesis trilogy is due out soon
  • The Janus-Faced Queen
  • World Beneath Our Feet
  •  The Orbuculum's Riddle (in Dreams, a Space Coast Writers' Guild Anthology)
  • The  Bromeliad Passage

Joanne Fisher

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Joanne is a Canadian-Italian-American author who has penned eight books. Additionally, she has written four short stories for Space Coast Writers' Guild anthologies. In April, 2019 Joanne was elected President of Space Coast Writers' Guild. She lives on the Space Coast of Florida with her adoring husband Dan, and her two Dachshunds, Wally and Madison. Her books include:

  • With All of Me
  • With All of Me II
  • Her Spanish Doll
  • Good Things Always Happen in Springtime
  • Traveling Boomers First Stop: Italy
  • Baker's Dozen Anthology
  • The Devil of St. Gabriel
  • Christmas in Venice
  • Magnolia Blossom (coming Spring 2020)

Cindy Foley

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 Cindy has published 6 books, including fiction and poetry with painting and photography. Cindy just finished her term as the Guild president and has served as treasurer and director. She is a past winner of the Don Argo Award and is a contributor to the anthologies. Cindy also is a musician and gardener. Her repertoire of published books includes:

  • The Truth Lies...: A Florida Saga (2016 winner of the Argo Award)
  • I Clawed-Book One: The Renewal
  • I Clawed-Book Two: Dog Days 
  • Water Drops
  • Chase A Dream Today
  • From Heaven or Homeless?

Jay Heavner

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 Jay Heavner is an award-winning author of seven books, four in the Braddock's Gold Mystery series, and three in the Florida Murder Mystery Novel series. Mr. Heavner has always been a storyteller. It used to get him in trouble when he was young, but now people keep asking him for another. Recently retired, he spends his time between homes in the beautiful West Virginia hills and the flatlands of Florida. Jay's books include:

  • Murder at the Indian River
  • Murder at the Canaveral Diner
  • Death at Windover
  • Killing Darkness
  • Hunter's Moon
  • Fool's Wisdom
  • Braddock's Gold

You can sign up for Jay's newsletter or leave comments at jay@jayheavner.com


Gene Luke

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Gene Luke Vlahovic is of Serbian origin. Born and raised in the former country of Yugoslavia, he acquired his love of literature from reading European Classics at an early age. At fourteen, his first short story was published by his hometown magazine, and at nineteen, several of his poems were published by the University Press and the Literary Magazine for Young Poets. Gene Luke lives in Florida and continues to write and publish stories in his second language. He is a member of the Space Coast Prolific Authors, the Space Coast Writers Guild, the Florida Writers Association, and the Brevard Authors Society. You may contact him at brevardauthorssociety@gmail.com. Gene Luke's works include:

  • Pilgrim of Fate: The Holy Trail of Brother Samuilo
  • The Artisan (now available in audio format)

Ashley McGrath

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UnabASHed by Disability

UnabASHed by Disability is the autobiography of a girl who learned how to live with her handicaps, overcome obstacles, and achieve goals. It is a story of hope and encouragement for both the able-bodied and those with disabilities.


Ashley's writing has been included in other anthologies and local publications. She is the Don Argo Award coordinator and a former Space Coast Writers’ Guild board member. She is active at her church in Palm Bay, Florida.

Nicholas Taylor

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Nicholas Taylor, author of The Long Game, is a graduate of the University of Missouri and The George Washington University. He has worked in Aerospace, Military Contracting, and Academia. He has traveled extensively throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East for work and pleasure. He is currently retired and lives with his wife beachside in Florida.

Scott Tilley

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Scott Tilley is the president and founder of the Center for Technology and Society, a professor at  Florida Institute of Technology, where he is the  Director of the Systems Evolution Lab, president of the Big Data Florida user group, and a Space Coast Writers' Guild Fellow. His books include:

  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Making Technology Work for You
  • Technical Justice
  • Surreal Technology
  • Technology 2010-2011
  • Make Technology Great Again
  • Software Testing in the Cloud: Migration and Execution
  • Hacktivists Anonymous (Technology Today Book 5)
  • Testing iOS Apps with HadoopUnit: Rapid Distributed GUI Testing
  • and many others.