The Outstanding Authors
from Launch Point Press

Reba Birmingham

Reba Birmingham is a native Southern Californian. Since 2012, Reba has been the poet for Lesbian News, writing under the name of Morag Hillsinger. For her day job, Reba handles a busy law practice out of a renovated gas station. Her first novel, Floodlight, was reissued by LPP in fall 2018, and the sequel, Words on a Plate, made its appearance in July 2019.

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Jane Cuthbertson

Jane, born a Texan and recently a Portland resident, has settled in at a new home on Whidbey Island in Washington state. She ttravels many roads and writes in many genres. She is an avid soccer fan, and her first novel, Game Changer, is a romance set in the world of professional women's soceer and is due out in late 2019.

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Sandra de Helen

Sandra, a Portland resident for many years, recently moved to southern California, but she returns to Portland often. She is primarily a playwright and poet. Her first project for LPP is Desire Returns for a Visit: Intimate Poems about Lesbian Love (November 2018). She's also written a multitude of plays, short stories, essays, two mystery novels, and a thriller. Her next book will be a collection of humorous poetry due out in 2019.

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Sue Hardesty

Sue has lived for many years at the Oregon coast. She collaborated with Nel Ward and Lee Lynch on The Butch Cook Book and most enjoys reading and writing mysteries. LPP is publishing subsequent novels in the Loni Wagner Mystery Series and re-issuing the first two, The Truck Comes on Thursday and Bus Stop at the Last Chance. Book 3 in the series, Taking the Long Way Home,came out in July 2019. Next up will be book 4, Running Through Fire.

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Nan Hawthorne/Christopher "Kit" Hawthorne Moss

Kit has lived outside Seattle, Washington, for many decades and writes gay romances and trans fiction. Kit was invaluable in co-editing the Time's Rainbow anthology, especially in the realm of historical accuracy and acquisition of contributors.

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Judy M. Kerr

Judy is a lifelong Minnesotan who has always enjoyed reading and writing mysteries. She's an editor, has published several short stories, and is a member of the infamous Minnesota Minions. Black Friday, the first novel in her planned series about a postal service fraud investigator, came out in July 2019.

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E.J. Kindred

E.J. lives in the Portland Metro area and loves reading and writing and making quilts. Her first novel is a mystery about an amateur sleuth set in Oregon. In Harm's Way came out in June 2019. She's already at work on the second novel in the Annie Velasquez series.

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Lori L. Lake

Lori grew up in Oregon, spent 26 years in Minnesota, and has been back to Portland for a decade now. She writes two crime fiction series, romances, dramatic general fiction, historical fiction, short stories, articles about writing and creativity, and loves to edit anthologies. Her next book is an adventure/romance novel, Adventures Unlimited, to be published in late 2019.

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Deni Starr

A native of Portland, Oregon, Deni has carried on an ambitious writing practice for many years. She's not invisible, but she keeps a low profile due to her day job, and she loves jaunty hats. Her mainstream boxing mysteries are published via Silver Leaf Books. LPP will publish her quirky novel, Murder by the Sea, in 2019.

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Linda M. Vogt

Linda lives just outside Portland, Oregon, and is a big fan of reading and writing crime fiction. She's a world traveler and has produced concerts for local women's bands for over three decades. Her first novel, No Thru Road, was reissued by LPP in August 2017. She is working on the second book in that series.

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