The Virginia G. Piper
Center for Creative Writing

Photograph of Patricia Brooks

Patricia Brooks

Meet Your Literary Community Exhibitor 2019

About Patricia Brooks

Patricia L. Brooks, MAOM, is an award-winning author, speaker, advocate, publishing consultant, and the president/founder of Brooks Goldmann Publishing Co, LLC and Scottsdale Society of Women Writers (both of which she started over 14 years ago). Her books include: Sick as My Secrets, covering her 35-year history of recovery; Three Husbands and a Thousand Boyfriends, which addresses love addiction and domestic violence; and Gifts of Sisterhood, a tribute to her sister. She leads workshops related to writing memoir and on the topics addressed in her books.