The Ground Hog has spoken, winter is coming to an end! To help us celebrate, I've invited the publisher and authors from Progressive Rising Phoenix Press to celebrate with us!
Amanda M. Thrasher is an award-winning author of YA, General Fiction, MG, Early Reader Chapter, and Picture books. As the Chief Executive Officer at Progressive Rising Phoenix Press in addition to her regular duties, she assists authors with their work and shares her writing and publishing experience with others through school visits, trade conferences, and writing workshops.
Caleb Monroe is a science teacher at St. Louis Catholic School, in Lake Charles, LA. He studied Chemistry at McNeese State University, and is married to Jamie Gautreaux Monroe.
Darrell Bartell is a U.S. Army veteran with an MA in Theater from Texas Women’s University and MA in English with a minor in Communications from Southern New Hampshire University. He is currently an instructor at Tarrant County College in Fort Worth, Texas. Darrell is the author of Barry and the Vampire in the Rosedale Encounter and Ten-Five: You're Going Home, Marine!
Donna Arlynn Marie Austgen Frisinger is the Award-Winning Children’s Author of Bink and Slinky’s Ark Adventure which won the Gold MOM’S Choice Award as well as two First-Place awards in the International Literary Classics Book Competition for “Best First Picture Book” and “Best Faith-Based Book.”
Norma M. Stricklen is a wife, mother and grandmother. She spends her free time pursuing her nature photography that has deeply inspired her current premier Children’s Literature books Little Jay’s Adventures series.