is the author of My Life as an Extra (Hon. Mention, The Tracking Board’s 2017 Launch Pad Manuscript Competition, ranking in the Top 5% of approximately 2,000 entries) and the Wars of the Roses Brides Trilogy (which reached #1 Historical Romance on Amazon). She’s an on-camera and voice over actor, freelance editor and speaker with years of corporate America contract negotiation, marketing and training experience. Her motto: someday is now.
Other writing accolades include 2016 Booksellers Best Award winner for Best Historical and Best First Book and Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® winner.
She presents workshops on topics including self-publishing, discoverability, persistence, public speaking and sales skills for the author. She served on Romance Writers of America’s national board of directors.
Credits include independent feature films, pilots, short films, web series, national TV commercials, and hundreds of voiceover projects from long e-learning courses to complex medical narration. She completed multi-level improvisation programs at Second City, ComedySportz and iO. Visit ruthtalks.com for demos, reels and samples.
She loves peanut butter and chocolate milkshakes and singing in a symphony chorus.