Lazette Gifford
Publisher & Editor

New on the Shelves!

Forward Motion for Writers has many published authors as members.  Here are just a few of the currently available materials that they have had published:

Lazette Gifford's current publications include:


Holly Lisle's novels, available in bookstores and online:

 Last Girl Dancing
By Holly Lisle

Midnight Rain

By Holly Lisle

Talyn -- Final Production Cover

By Holly Lisle


Create A Character Clinic cover art

Create a Character Clinic

Available From OneMoreWord

Book Review


S. L. Viehl's novels, available in bookstores and online:

The Way of the Cheetah

Available from OneMoreWord

Book Review

By S.L Viehl


By S.L. Viehl


If Angel's Burn

By Lynn Viehl

If Angel's Burn made it to the U.S.A. Today Best Seller List!

Private Demon: A Novel of the Darkyn

By Lynn Viehl



Tamara Siler Jones' novels, available in bookstores and online:

Treads of Malice

By Tamara Siler Jones


Ghosts in the Snow

By Tamara Siler Jones



Wen Spencer's novels, available in bookstores and online:

A Brother's Price

By Wen Spencer

Dog Warrior

By Wen Spencer


By Wen Spencer

Wolf Who Rules

By Wen Spencer


C. E. Murphy's novels, available in bookstores and online:

Urban Shaman

By C.E. Murphy

Including Banshee Cries

By C. E. Murphy


By Cate Dermody

C.E. Murphy (Site Member cemurphy) will also be releasing a second urban fantasy series through her publisher Luna Books. The first title will be Heart of Stone, available late 2007 in mass market paperback. This new series will be released concurrently with her Walker Papers series.


Left Horse Black

By S.J. Reisner (Site Member Stephjr)

is available at your local bookstore or from the ArcheBooks in ebook and hardcover.


Virginia F. Holmes (Site Member StoryvilleAZ) debuts in the University of Arizona literary magazine Persona with Shaken, Not Stirred.

Kristen Howe (Site Member angelscribe) continues to have success with her poetry:

Sounds of Silence has been accepted by Down in the Dirt for the July issue, Volume 36

Flaming Torch is available online at

Sage of Consciousness has accepted her acrostic poem, Horn, for the "Musical Voices" edition

Leila Coyle (Site Member Ellsea) has three shorts appearing in Footprints, a collection taken from the top entries to the 2006 SlingInk Shorts competition. Her titles are Push, Daemon, and Mummy.

Deborah L. Mireles (Site Member dmireles)'s short story, I Knew Jacob Was the One, will appear in Grab That Tiger published by Keen Publications and scheduled for 2007.

Gisele LeBlanc (Site Member Gisele L) has an article, From Mau to Mummy, appearing in the September 2006 issue of KidVisions.

Linda Adams (Site Member Linda Adams) has a piece appearing in the anthology, Voice of a Soldier: Operation Liberty, from Sunpiper Media Publishing. This is a fundraising anthology for veterans' charity organizations, Operation First Response and Wounded Warriors.