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Shortest Bio: Jody Wallace’s 30+ titles in sf/f and contemporary romance feature diverse protagonists, action, adventure, and plenty of cats.
Jody Wallace’s 30+ titles include sf/f romance, paranormal romance, and contemporary romance. Her fiction features diverse protagonists, action, adventure, and humor. Her readers frequently comment on her great characters, suspenseful stories, and intriguing and creative world building. When describing her methods, Jody says: “There are two sides to every story. I aim to tell the third. And I add cats regardless.”
Outside of her fiction career, Jody has employed her Master’s Degree in Creative Writing to work as a college English instructor, technical documents editor, market analyst, web designer, and all around pain in the butt. You can learn more about her at https://jodywallace.com
Author Jody Wallace’s 30+ titles include sf/f romance, paranormal romance, and contemporary romance. Jody Wallace fiction is known for diverse protagonists, action, adventure, and humor. Her readers frequently comment on her great characters, suspenseful story, and intriguing and creative world building. When describing her approach Jody says: “There are two sides to every story. I aim to tell the third. And I add cats regardless.”
Jody Wallace grew up in the South in a very rural area. She went to school a long time and ended up with a Master’s Degree in Creative Writing. During her time in graduate school, she served as the president of the Graduate Writer’s Association and gave several public readings. Her resume includes college English instructor, technical documents editor, market analyst, web designer, and general all around pain in the butt. She currently lives in Tennessee with her family: 1 husband, 2 kids, 5 cats, 1 dragon. One of her many alter egos is “The Grammar Wench,” which should give you an indication of her character as well as why she currently offers freelance editing. In her spare time she enjoys tap dance, crochet, complaining, volunteering, thrifting, and some political activism. She is a terrible packrat and likes to amass vintage clothing, books, coffee cups, gnomes, yarn, and other items that threaten to force her family out of the house. She also likes cats. A lot.
Jody Wallace’s approach to writing is to tell as many outlandish lies as she can get her readers to swallow. Her dream is to be moderately well-paid for this service. In addition to writing and editing, she has been known to conduct writing workshops. Included topics are point of view, dialogue, punctuation, manuscript revision, training sessions for contest judges (she coordinated a local RWA chapter contest for many years), self-editing, and creativity enhancement. While she is quite capable of conducting Zoom workshops, she might also visit your writing group and do a workshop if you’re in driving distance of Nashville.
All the places she resides:
In Hell (only occasionally)
Newest Social Media BlueSky: https://bsky.app/profile/jodywallace.bsky.social
In the Recliner, with a laptop
My Other True Purpose in Life: http://www.meankitty.com
Her headshots were taken by Cindy Sarlo Photography of Dixon, TN. Check this one out! That dress is vintage 70s, friends. 100% disco polyester.
No comment on the fact these photos of Jody Wallace were taken some odd years ago and author has since gained many soft, plush assets, wrinkles, grey hairs, new glasses, and is in dire need of a haircut (as of 2023).