YOU are a take-charge creative who's ready to kick your writing and publishing projects up to the next level.

WE are the authors, coaches and mentors who are going to help you make that happen. WHAT WE OFFER.

Crystal Stranaghan

Crystal Stranaghan is the author of 20+ books for readers of all ages in various genres including: romance, children's books, and non-fiction books on writing, publishing and health and wellness. She's a frequent conference presenter who has taught workshops to thousands of students – kids and grown-ups – and helped more books, videos, websites, apps, events and other creative projects go from idea to finished product than she can count. See all Crystal's courses.

Donna Barker

Donna Barker is a career, technical ghost-writer and workshop presenter, and an award-winning author of dark-humour, women’s fiction. At age 50, Donna had an epiphany and finally figured out what she wanted to do when she grew up: support women “of a certain age” to write the books that they’ve been thinking, dreaming and talking about for too many years. See all Donna's courses.

Eileen Cook

Eileen Cook is a multi-published author with her novels appearing in eight different languages and several have been optioned for film and TV. She is a writing instructor/mentor and is a popular conference speaker. Eileen enjoys spending time with her imaginary friends and helping other writers reach their writing goals. See all Eileen's courses.


It can be a long and lonely road for those who spend most of their time with imaginary people. We think creating is way more fun with friends. We're happy to share what we've learned to save you time, money and frustration!

Get access to our RESOURCE ROOM (cost = $0) and check out our free resource collection!

You can also find and follow us on MEDIUM.COM where we're freely sharing all kinds of tips, tricks and tools via our online articles in The Creative Academy publication.

Happy Creating!

xo Crystal, Donna & Eileen