Beth Barany

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Industry Publishing
Occupation Coach, Writer, Teacher
Location Oakland, California, United States
Introduction I have been and sometimes am a triathlete, runner, kick boxer, dancer enthusiast, walker-meditator. It is my way to work out outdoors with like-minded people. I love it. When I'm not triathlon training, or working out, I'm writing fiction, or coaching others in writing and creativity. Visit my site at, and my digital writing guide,, and blog: And, my course:
Interests reading, writing, gardening, outdoors, travel, movies, photography, French, Paris, friends, cats, dogs, herbs, flowers, vodka, sake, day dreaming, entrepreneurship
Favorite Movies La Femme Nikita, Dhoom II, Fifth element, Serenity, Star Wars IV-VI, anything with Audrey Hepburn
Favorite Music Sting, Evanescence, Ezra Barany, Blondie, Cars, Brazilian, African, Spanish tabla music
Favorite Books Story by Robert McKee, The Power of Story by Jim Loehr, Women Who Run With the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, The Writer's Journey by Christopher Vogler, Mystic and Rider by Sharon Shinn, anything by Elizabeth Moon, Diane Duane's So You Want to Be a Wizard series