Barbara Ann Horton


Barbara Ann has published fiction and nonfiction. She writes everything from children's stories and poems to adult thrillers and horror. Her stories and articles have appeared in Dark Regions; Parents Magazine; Wonder Time Children's Magazine; Hydro Review; Kansas City Star Newspaper; Olathe Daily News; Independence Missouri Examiner; The National Library of Poetry; Fate Magazine and national trade magazines. She is the founder and editor of DreamWriter Press. She writes lyrics and music and has performed her songs on stage. Barbara Ann has written, and directed plays, as well as written and sold scripts. Her humor column, The Lighter Side of Life, from Mother and Wife, appeared in a Kansas newspaper. She also writes under the name of B. A. Horton.

She has received recognitions from the following:
International Society of Poets for Society's Principals of Accomplishments
Placed in Top 100 Writer's Market Scriptwriting Competition
Awarded the Golden Pencil for Excellence in Editing from National Newspaper Association
Editor's Choice Award for Achievement in Poetry from National Library of Poetry
Letter of Appreciation from President Jimmy Carter
Certificate of Participation In Nashville Music Festival
Certificate of Appreciation Fort Worth Songwriters Association

Her memberships include:
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)
Nonfiction Authors Association
Songwriters Guild of America (SGA)
Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI)
Kansas City Writers Group

Barbara Ann Horton also writes under B. A. Horton.

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Where to buy in print


Life's Little Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Life stages / general
Anyone who is human, especially if you are a woman, will find this book most enjoyable. Barbara Ann Horton has managed to turn her actual life experiences as a wife and mother into stories of humor and love. Whether you are a mother, daughter, wife or friend, you will agree, sometimes you just have to laugh at life.
Beyond Your Wildest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beyond Your Wildest is a collection of short stories that will make you shiver and smile at the same time. If you were a fan of the bizarre with a twist, you are sure to enjoy these seven little tales of woe. Don't worry; there is just enough humor thrown in for you squeamish souls.

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