Diana Stout

Goodreads Author


Born
October 18

Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
May 2015

URL


Diana Stout, MFA, PhD is a screenwriter, author, former English professor, who loves to teach others about writing.

An award-winning writer in multiple genres, she has published books, magazine articles, short stories, poetry, served both as a newspaper and magazine columnist, had two short plays produced in New York, and has optioned a screenplay.

She has served as a reviewer for various academic journals, as a contest judge for multiple writing organizations—both young adult and adult, in fiction and nonfiction.

Her most ambitious project to date and the one she is most proud, and which has recently been published is Grendel’s Mother, an epic fantasy.

Today, she celebrates that return to her creative-writing roots and continues to write fu
...more

To ask Diana Stout questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Diana Stout I would love to travel to Jane Austin's England. I'd love to walk the countryside like Elizabeth Bennet and follow Anne's visits to various locations,…moreI would love to travel to Jane Austin's England. I'd love to walk the countryside like Elizabeth Bennet and follow Anne's visits to various locations, such as Lime, Bath, and other locations.(less)
Diana Stout Books that have been on my TBR pile both electronically and the hard copies that occupy several bookshelves in my home. Most of them are not new but a…moreBooks that have been on my TBR pile both electronically and the hard copies that occupy several bookshelves in my home. Most of them are not new but are from favorite past authors.(less)
Average rating: 4.39 · 61 ratings · 35 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Grendel's Mother

4.07 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Determined Hearts

4.33 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1993 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Shattered Dreams: a Laurel ...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 4 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tomorrow's Wish for Love

4.75 avg rating — 4 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Love's New Beginnings

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 3 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Super Simple Easy Basic...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Maggie's Story

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
David & Goliath

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lost and Found

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Burning Desire: a Laurel Ri...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Diana Stout…

Six Paths of Writer Success

How does a writer measure her success? Dr, Diana Stout states that for her there are six. Continue reading →
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on August 31, 2021 14:59
White Fragility: ...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Tomorrow's Wish f...
Diana Stout is currently reading
by Diana Stout (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Shattered Dreams:...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Diana’s Recent Updates

Diana Stout wrote a new blog post

Six Paths of Writer Success

How does a writer measure her success? Dr, Diana Stout states that for her there are six. Continue reading →
Diana Stout rated a book it was amazing
Godless by Dan   Barker
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout has read
Mystical Traveler by Sylvia Browne
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout has read
How to Click with People by Rick Kirschner
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout started reading
White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout rated a book it was amazing
The Jesus Papers by Michael Baigent
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout finished reading
The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout rated a book it was amazing
An Amish Flower Farm by Mindy Steele
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout entered a giveaway
The Wish by Nicholas Sparks
The Wish
by Nicholas Sparks (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Diana Stout finished reading
Lost and Found by Diana Stout
Lost and Found
by Diana Stout (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Diana's books…

Polls

August is fantasy month. This is the fourth of our advance polls through September (check your messages...I sent out a broadcast about this to all members). Voting is open until April 15th.

Grendel's Mother Grendel's Mother by Diana Stout Diana Stout
 
  3 votes, 75.0%

Arthur the King Arthur the King by Allan Massie Allan Massie
 
  1 vote, 25.0%

The Smoke Thief The Smoke Thief (Drakon, #1) by Shana Abe Shana Abe
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Spindle's End Spindle's End by Robin McKinley Robin McKinley
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Song for the Basilisk Song for the Basilisk by Patricia A. McKillip Patricia A. McKillip
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
English Translati...: * Books I missed. 874 499 12 hours, 0 min ago  
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 131122 members — last activity 23 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
26989 Goodreads Authors/Readers — 41203 members — last activity 2 hours, 38 min ago
This group is dedicated to connecting readers with Goodreads authors. It is divided by genres, and includes folders for writing resources, book websit ...more
96918 Read 4 Review — 3198 members — last activity Sep 18, 2021 08:45PM
This Read 4 Review group was created to connect reviewers with available ebooks for review. We welcome all readers, writers & reviewers! My review si ...more
94882 Authors Helping Authors — 1036 members — last activity Jun 03, 2021 02:47AM
Being an indie author means you are part of an ever-growing family of like-minded individuals all working toward the same ultimate goal-writing and pu ...more
3183 Tournament of Books — 2038 members — last activity Sep 21, 2021 03:03PM
This book group was established for those interested in participating in The Morning News's Tournament of Books. Please do not feel the need to finish ...more
72929 Lovers of Paranormal — 9854 members — last activity Aug 13, 2021 08:09PM
If, like us, you enjoy anything paranormal, then this place is for you. This is a bookclub dedicated to Paranormal (YA & Adult) Fantasy, dystopia, sci ...more
50920 Beta Reader Group — 21287 members — last activity 16 minutes ago
A place to connect writers with Beta readers. Sometimes writers get so involved in the plot they can't see the wood for the trees. Hang on a sec'--th ...more
More of Diana’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.