Patricia Taylor Wells published her first book in 2016: Camp Tyler, A First of its Kind for the benefit of Camp Tyler, the oldest outdoor education school in the country, which she attended as a child.
Her first novel, The Eyes of the Doe, was published in 2017. The book was awarded First Place by Texas Authors Association in 2018 for Family Life/Inspirational Fiction. Prior to publication, the first chapter placed as a finalist in the 2016 First Chapter Competition for Historical Fiction sponsored by East Texas Writers Guild.
In March 2018, her memoir Mademoiselle Renoir à Paris was published. All three of her published works have been featured in Tyler Today Magazine.
Ms. Wells’ short story “Final Curtain” was awarded First Place for Realistic Fiction in the 2018 Short Story contest sponsored by Texas Authors Association. Her story was published in Short Stories by Texas Authors, Volume 4 which was released in October 2018.
In April 2019, Ms. Wells’ collection of poems LodeStar was released.
Ms. Wells, who holds a BA in English and French, facilitated writing critique groups for the Atlanta Writers Club and Knoxville Writers Group. She especially enjoys writing poetry and draws inspiration from the wide range of experience she gathered from her travels and living in a variety of places.
For more information, please visit her website at https://www.patricia-taylor-wells.com/