photo by mauricio alejandro ramos
|Â Â Beth Escott Newcomer is a Pushcart-prize nominee. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Bluestem, Diverse Voices Quarterly, Paterson Literary Review, Sand Hill Review, Tulane Review, and the chapbook, Wednesday Writings. Her nonfiction work has been featured in Whole Life Times.
Â Â In 2010, she was one of six finalists in the Seventh Annual Emerging Voices group show of the New Short Fiction series in Los Angeles. Escott Newcomer grew up in Normal, Illinois, but now lives in Fallbrook, California. In addition to writing, she owns and manages a Southern California-based graphic design firm and helps promote her family's cacti and succulent nursery.