Cynthia Ward

Cynthia Ward Cynthia Ward was born in Oklahoma and lived in Maine, Spain, Germany, the San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, and Tucson before moving to the Los Angeles area. A 1992 graduate of the Clarion West Writers Workshop, she has sold stories to Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, Bending the Landscape: Horror, and other anthologies and magazines. She also writes the monthly “Market Maven” market-news newsletter and is the Market Reporter for the SFWA Bulletin.

With author Nisi Shawl, Cynthia developed and has taught the classic Writing the Other: Bridging Cultural Differences for Successful Fiction seminar for over fifteen years.

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