Carla Norton is the author of the Number One New York Times non-fiction bestseller, Perfect Victim: The True Story of the Girl in the Box and the true crime book Disturbed Ground. She was awarded a Royal Palm Literary Award for best unpublished mystery for The Edge of Nomal. She served as the special sections editor for the San Jose Mercury News and has written for numerous newspapers and magazines, including The Los Angeles Times andThe San Francisco Chronicle. She has an MFA from Goddard College and has twice served as a judge for the Edgar Awards. The Edge of Normal is her debut novel. Carla Norton lives in Florida.
Writer Carla Norton on her cinematic writing style, and the difference between writing true crime stories and fictional crime.
RT @SenBobCasey: Page 30. This essentially subsidizes the bonuses of Health Insurance Executives. https://t.co/Cd2bHVFTyB
by @CarlaJNorton - 8 hours ago
Republicans created a #healthcare monster by lying to their base.They need to come clean.
@marcorubio https://t.co/EfO7UTAbVn via @usatoday
by @CarlaJNorton - 11 hours ago
RT @ianbremmer: In 1981, the top 1% of Americans earned 27x what the bottom 50% did.
Now they earn 81x more.
by @CarlaJNorton - 23 hours ago
RT @ACLU: We can't believe this needs to be said, but it's not okay to drag people out of wheelchairs when they're protesting legislation.…
by @CarlaJNorton - yesterday
RT @EricBoehlert: btw, nursing home industry will go bankrupt via Trumpcare, since Medicaid pays 60% of all nursing home bills.
487033361332124 - 7 days ago
Writers in Florida are invited to a talk I'll be giving tomorrow. Hope to see you there!
Topic: "Hooks & Cliffhangers" / Saturday, June 17th at 1:00 p.m.
Space Coast Writers Guild (Guests are always welcome.)
Garrett's Run Condo Assoc. Clubhouse, 7900 Greenboro Dr., West Melbourne, FL
For more info please visit www.scwg.org.
P.S. I'm just back from a fabulous trip! More on that later.
487033361332124 - one month ago
Carla will be talking about the craft of writing. Hope you can come!
Why is Denmark the world's happiest country? I'm about to find out. But I'll be back from my trip to Scandinavia and the Baltic region in time to talk to the Space Coast Writers Guild on Saturday, June 17th, at 1:00. See ya!
I'm so lucky to have the Best Mom Ever! (Here we are in Santa Fe last month.) Isn't she the cutest?
Two days ago, it was snowing at Georgia O'Keefe's house outside Santa Fe.
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