Mary Embree/California Literary Arts Society


Mary Embree

Embree Literary Services

Caifornia Literary Arts Society

1375 Poli Street #14

Ventura, CA 93001


Author, editor and literary consultant. Co-founder and Executive Director of CLAS, California Literary Arts Society, a nonprofit organization that produces the Ventura Book Festival and conducts writing workshops. Founder of SPAWN (Small Publishers, Artists and Writers Network).

Former staff researcher and writer on the TV series This is Your Life and Assistant to the Producer on hit TV sitcoms Good Times, One Day at a Time and Three’s Company.

Published Books: The Author’s Toolkit: a Step-by-Step Guide to Writing and Publishing Your Book and The Birds and Bees of Words: A Guide to the Most Comon Errors in Usage,Spelling and Grammar, Allworth Press/Writers’s Digest Book Club selections. Mary is also the author of articles that have appeared in Writer’s Digest, The Writer Magazine and other publications.