In today’s episode Brooke Warner interviews Bobi Gentry Goodwin, author of the novel, Revelation, which is forthcoming on the She Writes Press list this November. Bobi is the winner of the She Writes Equality in Publishing scholarship. We’re excited to introduce you to Bobi and her novel, and also to hear about what led her to take this leap of faith, to submit her work—and what it’s mean to her to win. She Writes Press and SparkPress currently have submissions open for this year’s STEP contest. Submissions are due by July 1st, so spread the word, and/or take your own leap of faith!
ABOUT BOBI GENTRY GOODWIN
Bobi Gentry Goodwin is a native San Franciscan. The Bay Area was where she first discovered her love for people and their stories. She has held a passion for writing since early childhood, and as a clinical social worker her mission field has been working with women and children. She is a wife and mother of two and an avid member of her local church. She is also a member Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Goodwin currently resides in Livermore, California.
Action: Help Us Spread the Word
This week’s action is an invitation to help She Writes spread the word about its STEP contest that is open to women writers of color. We will be awarding one author a scholarship for each of our imprints—She Writes Press and SparkPress. Our ask is that you share on social media and put the word out to your communities. You can find the details here: https://shewritespress.com/equality-in-publishing. The due date for this year’s submissions is July 1st. On behalf of She Writes Press and SparkPress, thank you for sharing with your communities.
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