Members – Debra Davis Hinkle

Debra Davis Hinkle

Author, poet, and artist, Debra Davis Hinkle grew up in Manhattan Beach, California, and currently lives in San Luis Obispo with her husband. She loves animals and has six cats (two are feral).

She graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science from California State University, Long Beach, in Business with emphasis in Information Systems.  She has taught computer classes, built websites, and was the past Webmaster for SLO NightWriters.

Debra has been writing for seventeen years. She specializes in creative non-fiction and has numerous awards, including the Lillian Dean First Page Contest several times and The SLO NightWriters’ Short Story contest. She won the SLO NightWriters’ Golden Quill award in 2020.

Her short stories have been published in Tales From the Corner, an anthology, published by Central Coast Press. Debra’s poems have been published in the Tribune and Women’s Press.

Debra is a founding member and leader of the Friday Night Writers’ Group—a writing critique group started in 2008.

CB Taylor “Mousewords”

CB (Christine) Taylor writes short stories, novels, and scripts for her young adult mysteries and adventures. She has the ability to put the reader into the mind of her characters. Her stories are action-packed, requiring the reader to buckle-up for the ride. She and her family are survivors of carbon monoxide poisoning, the effects of which required her to re-acquire her balance, coordination, and thought processes. Today she is a prolific writer, graphic artist, website designer, and blogger in the world of social networking. She is a consultant in website marketing for writers, helping them to create a buzz for their books.