Catharine Bramkamp holds an MA in Creative Writing and a BA in English. She publishes both prose and poetry. She has written 17 novels and 3 books on writing. Her poetry has been included in a dozen anthologies including And The Beats Go On (she was editor as well) and the chapbook Ammonia Sunrise (Finishing Line Press). Her current book – Don’t Write Like We Talk is based on 200 plus episodes of the Newbie Writers Podcast of which she was co-producer. She is a Story Coach working with clients to tell their personal stories, fictional stories and business stories. Everyone needs a good story.

Selected Publications

American Satire (anthology),
Contemporary Women Poets(anthology),
Chicken Soup for the Writer’s Soul (June, 2000 and July 2001).
Being Miss Behaved (2001).
Boomer Women Speak (anthology) (2005),
Death Revokes the Offer (2008),
Inside Writer’s Guide to . . . (anthology),
Vintage Voices (anthology) (2008, 2010, 2011),
PenHouse Ink Press Anthology,
Time is of the Essence (2008),
Don’t Write Like You Talk (2010),
Ammonia Sunrise (August 2011),
A 380 Degree View (August 2011),
In Good Faith (December, 2011),
Trash Out (September 2012),
The Cheap Retreat Workbook (2012),
Future Girls (2014),
Editor of the Poetry Anthology The Beats Go On (2014),
Future Girls (Eternal Press 2014),
Future Gold (Eternal Press),
Don’t Write Like We Talk (A Few Little Books)

Poetry Publications
Ammonia Sunrise – Chapbook – Finishing Line Press
Contemporary Women Poets – Anthology.
And the Beats Go On – Anthology
Through a Distant Lens – Anthology
The Importance of Water and Ash, PenHouseInk Press – Anthology
Sisters Born, Sisters Found – Anthology
Redwood Writers – Multiple Anthologies”

Credentials & Accolades

Sonoma State University, M.A. English/Creative Writing

University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A. English, Minor; Art History

Sonoma State University, Professional Web Development Certificate

Sonoma State University, Professional Social Media Certificate (Sept. 2015)