The Authors

Plotting Your Novel with The Plot Clock is written from three perspectives: creator, coach, and novice. All three writers bring their writing experience to the table. You can learn more about each of them here: 

Joyce Sweeney Joyce Sweeney is the author of fourteen young adult novels and two chapbooks of poetry.  She is the proud mentor of sixty-two traditionally published authors.  She is currently working on her first adult novel, historical fantasy about the fall of Atlantis. 

Jamie Morris Jamie Morris is on a mission: to help writers reach their goals. So far, so good! As director of Woodstream Writers, co-creator of Next Level Craft Intensives, and an independent book-writing coach, she’s worked with hundreds of writers. Among them, many have been agented, published, won literary prizes, or been accepted into graduate writing programs. Your success is her success.

Tia Levings Tia Levings is a multiple passion creative marketer. She has written educational marketing copy for over 120 industries and designed the pre-launch partner campaign for The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning and Life by Julie Bogart, published by Tarcher Perigee. She is currently working on a nonfiction book about the impact of fundamentalism in America.