Author Ellen J Perry  •

Author Ellen J. Perry – Links of Interest

Lee Smith is my favorite writer and primary inspiration.  Her latest book, Dimestore, is amazing.
http://www.leesmith.com

My editor and writing partner Lisa Johnson, Director of A-B Tech’s Writing Center, is second to none.  I am truly grateful for her professional critiques and editorial insights.
https://www.abtech.edu/content/writing-center/welcome-writing-center-how-can-we-help-you

As a passionate advocate for women’s rights, I support the following organizations:
http://www.equalrightsamendment.org
http://www.era-nc.org
https://www.plannedparenthood.org
http://now.org

It’s an honor to teach in UNCA’s Humanities Program.  HUM 324 was my favorite course as a student, and now I get to experience it again with the next generation of bright, dedicated students.
https://humanities.unca.edu

Hugo Gutierrez is a talented photographer based in western North Carolina.  He led the photo shoot for my website and does terrific work overall.
http://www.hugogphoto.com

I’ve enjoyed taking classes over the years with the Great Smokies Writing Program.
https://professionaleducation.unca.edu/great-smokies-writing-program

I have a background in British literature; Sebastian Faulks is my favorite contemporary author from across the pond.
http://www.sebastianfaulks.com

I love animals and am proud of the work these folks do in our community.  I adopted my cat Coco from the Asheville Humane Society.
http://www.ashevillehumane.org
http://www.bwar.org