Our Writers

Opal Writers’ Magazine Writers

Suzy Vadori

Suzy Vadori is a Book Coach, Editor and an award winning author.

Allison Gorner

Allison Gorner has been a librarian, production assistant, art director, and coalminer. She has diplomas in Cinema, Television, Stage & Radio, and Writing For Children, and is a member of Alberta Romance Writers’ Association (ARWA) and Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF).

Barbori Garnet

Barbori Garnet is a Creative Arts Professional – writer, artist, musician, and gardener – based in Alberta. She enjoys writing non-fiction and writes on remote work, home offices, gardening, and more. Barbori has a BFA and an MA Communications degree.

Catherine Saykaly-Stevens

Catherine Saykaly-Stevens is a Social Media & Digital Marketing Strategist and a LinkedIn Specialist.

Liberty Forrest

Liberty Forrest is an award-winning author, an editor, and contributor on Huffington Post and Thrive Global. She is also an Executive Contributor at Brainz Magazine, a Senior Contributor at SportsEdTV, and she has written articles for nearly 100 publications around the world. 
Liberty has written more than a dozen books, several of which are non-fiction on healing and personal development topics, and she has also created a four-part paranormal thriller / family saga series. As the owner of First Line Fiction, currently her main focus is editing short stories, and publishing anthologies with a unique twist!