Carol Grever

Websites: and
Phone: 303-499-1532
Address: 1800 Bluebell Avenue, Boulder, CO 80302-8022

Joined CAL: October, 2001

Specialties: adult non-fiction books, blogging, magazine articles, poetry, memoir, self-help

My Husband Is Gay: A Woman’s Guide To Surviving The Crisis
When Your Spouse Comes Out: A Straight Mate’s Recovery Manual

Memory Quilt: A Family Narrative (Memoir)
Glimpses: A Memoir In Poetry
Sun Of A New Dawn (Poetry)
Handbook Of Affirmative Lgbt Couple And Family Therapy (Contributor, Chapter)
From The Heart (Contributor)
Writing, Etc. (Contributor)
Bylines 2006 (Contributor)
I Love You All Day (Contributor)

Journal of GLBT Family Studies
Going Bonkers
Unity Magazine
Women’s Magazine
Partners in Health
The Rotarian
Contemporary Times
Women’s Magazine
Longmont Business News
Oklahoma English Bulletin
The Haymaker
Magazine of Phillips University
The Christian
Christianity and Literature
The Ram’s Horn

Online Credit:
Straight Spouse Connection,

Other Credits:
“One Gay, One Straight: Complicated Marriages” (DVD producer, scriptwriter)
Produced Monthly newsletters:
Express Extra

Rotary Club of Boulder
YMCA fitness instructor

2013 CAL Award for Poetry Collections
2009 CAL Top Hand (Specialty Writing)
Colorado BPW Woman of the Year
Boulder Business Pacesetter
Boulder Business Hall of Fame
Entrepreneur of Distinction


Carol Grever has been a successful author, businesswoman, English professor and community advocate. Her newest book is a CAL award-winning memoir, Turnings: Reflections on a Conscious Life. She previously authored three other nonfiction books, My Husband Is Gay, When Your Spouse Comes Out, and Memory Quilt, and also wrote and produced a documentary, One Gay, One Straight: Complicated Marriages. Glimpses, her book-length poetry collection, won the Colorado Authors’ League 2013 Prize. As a recognized spokesperson on straight spouse issues, she has appeared on major network TV shows, including Anderson Cooper 360, The Early Show, Good Morning America, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. She has interviewed with media on three continents.

Laurie Weiss

Phone: 303-794-5379
Address: 506 W. Davies Way, Littleton, CO 80120

Joined CAL: 1991-08-01

Specialties: nonfiction books & articles

Letting It Go: Relieve Anxiety and Toxic Stress in Just a Few Minutes Using Only Words (Rapid Relief with Logosynthesis®) (2016)
99 Things Women Wish They Knew Before Saying I Do (2012)
Stop Poisoning Your Marriage: A Conversation with Experts (Secrets of Happy Relationships Series Book 1) (2015)
Being Happy Together: How to Create a Fabulous Relationship With Your Life Partner in Less Than an Hour a Week
What Is the Emperor Wearing? Truth-Telling in Business Relationships
Recovery from CoDependency: It’s Never Too Late to Reclaim Your Childhood
An Action Plan for Your Inner Child: Parenting Each Other
I Don’t Need Therapy, but Where Do I Turn for Answers?
Emotional Self-Help: I Don’t Need therapy, but Where Do I Turn for Answers?
(e-book version)

New Age Retailer
Women’s Business News

Online Credit:

Beth Walker

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Phone: 303-888-7123
Address: 1563 Poplar Avenue, Boulder, CO 80304

Joined CAL: 2004

Specialties: children’s literature, picture books, folktales, fiction, nonfiction, self-help, books, technical books, DIY

The Girls’ Guide to AD/HD: Don’t Lose This Book!
Princess Monori
The Leaf From Heaven
Active Archiving for Dummies

M. Carolyn Miller

M Carolyn Miller
Company: CultureShape, LLC
Phone: 303-883-4606
Address: PO Box 23757, Portland, OR 97281

Joined CAL: 1998-08-01

Business: creative instructional design, simulations, business cases/scenarios, use of story and gamification to drive business results, metaphoric/visual treatments of complex concepts

Personal mythology: essays, articles and a forthcoming unique online experience, The Grand Game of Story

Skills & Media:
creative nonfiction, nonfiction, instructional design, marketing

The Woman Who (Lost and) Found Her Wings (Wyngz Press, 2000)
Entrepreneurship (McKinley College, 2008)

Denver Post
Rocky Mountain News
Colorado Serenity
Various regional publications
American Animal Hospital Trends Magazine

First Place, Features, 2015 APEX award
First Place, Features, 2015 ASBPE award

Pamela Kramer

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Phone: 303-933-3392
Address: 6174 S. Van Gordon Way, Littleton, CO 80127

Joined CAL: 1998-08-01

Specialties: nonfiction magazine articles on parenting and family life, psychology and self-help, consumer and money topics, and organization and time management

Denny Dressman

Company: ComServ Books
Phone: 303-717-7301
Address: 10367 Aberdeen Ave., Englewood, CO 80111

Joined CAL: 2012-09-14

Specialties: nonfiction, biography, sports, self-help

Sterling Heroes of World War II
Eddie Robinson “. . . he was the Martin Luther King of football”
The Diabetes Antidote An Exercise Prescription To Prevent Type 2, To Combat Type 1
Yes I Can! Yes You Can! Tackle Diabetes and Win!
Gerry Faust: Notre Dame’s Man In Motion
High Hard Ones: Denver’s road to the Rockies from Inside the newspaper war
Jack Grout: A Legacy in Golf

AAA Midwest Traveler
Colorado Avid Golfer magazine

Online Credits:
Huffington Post
AAA Midwest Traveler
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Freedom Blog

Other Credits:
President of the Colorado Press Association in 1993
Writing instructor in the University of Denver University College Enrichment Program
President, Denver Press Club, 1986

Biographers International Organization (BIO)
Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA)
Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH)
Denver Press Club

2008 inductee into the Denver Press Club Hall of Fame
Colorado Book Awards finalist in 2010
Numerous writing awards