Herta Feely's debut novel, Saving Phoebe Murrow, was released in the fall (2016) in the US and UK and named a best debut of 2016 by Amazon UK. She is an award winning author and editor. In 2010, she received the American Independent Writers award for best published personal essay, and for her novel Serra Blue she was awarded both the James Jones First Novel Fellowship and an Artist Fellowship in Literature from the D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities. Her short fiction and memoir pieces have been published in assorted literary journals. In 2002, she received a Master of Arts in Writing from Johns Hopkins University. She explores the fine line between fact and fiction in "Confessions: Fact or Fiction?" which is an anthology of 22 writers' fiction and short memoir pieces. More on her author website: www.hertafeely.com. Information regarding her editorial services: www.chrysaliseditorial.com.