Kaye Booth

Kaye Booth - Editor

Cotopaxi, CO, USA

I'm an author, editor and publisher, with two master's degrees in creative writing, who wants to make your manuscript shine.

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Kaye Lynne Booth lives, works, and plays in the mountains of Colorado. With a dual emphasis M.F.A. in Creative Writing and an M.A. in Publishing, writing is more than a passion. It's a way of life. She’s a multi-genre author, who finds inspiration from the nature around her, and her love of the old west, and other odd and quirky things which might surprise you. 
Kaye Lynne has also created her own very small publishing house in WordCrafter Press, and WordCrafter Quality Writing & Author Services, where she offers quality author services, such as publishing, editing, and book blog tours. She has served as a judge for the Western Writers of America and sitting on the editorial team for Western State Colorado University and WordFire Press for the Gilded Glass anthology and editing Weird Tales: The Best of the Early Years 1926-27, under Kevin J. Anderson & Jonathan Maberry. In her spare time, she is bird watching, or gardening, or just soaking up some of that Colorado sunshine.
English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
Writing & Publishing
Historical Fiction
Time Travel
Women's Fiction

Work experience

Intern Editing Team Member

WordFire Press & Western State Colorado University
July, 2021 – August, 2022 (about 1 year)

Served as an Editing Team Member for the Guilded Glass anthology, and compiled and edited Weird Tales: Best of the Early Years 1926-27 as my solo project.


January, 2017 – Present (about 6 years)

Compile, edit and publish anthologies and works by other authors, as well as my own.

Writer, Editor, Publisher

January, 2010 – Present (about 13 years)

I have compiled and edited an annual short fiction anthology for WordCrafter Press since 2018, and last year, I did three. I also edit the annual poetry anthology, and I've done compiled and edited two writing reference anthologies. In addition, I have edited novels, self-improvement books, and poetry collections.

Portfolio (8 selected works)

Gilded Glass: Twisted Myths and Shattered Fairy Tales

Anderson, Kevin J. , Kenyon, Sherrilyn , Maberry, Jonathan , Foster, Alan Dean , Rusch, Kristine Kathryn , Collings, Michaelbrent , Longueira, Allyson

Weird Tales: Best of the Early Years 1926-27

Lovecraft, H. P., Quinn, Seabury, La Spina, Greye, Price, E. Hoffman, Hamilton, Edmund, Merritt, A., Munn, H. Warner, Maberry, Jonathan, Booth, Kaye Lynne, Maberry, Jonathan


Booth, Kaye Lynne, Planko, Christa, Garber, Janet, Bowles, Jeff, Mullan, DL, Paterson, W.T., Skelley, Billie Holladay, Cutter, Leah, Jones, Julie, Ellafy, Zack, Jordan, Michaele, Cheadle, Roberta Eaton, Hoskins, Keith J., Kraner, Stephanie, McBride, Sara Wesley, Carrabis, Joseph, Fletcher, Patty L., Johansson, C.R.

Ask the Authors 2022 (WordCrafter Writing Reference series)

Booth, Kaye Lynne, Barili, Chris, Cheadle, Roberta Eaton, Oswald, Nancy, Bowles, Jeff, Wright, L. Jagi Lamplighter, Nash, Bobby, Acevedo, Mario, Kane, Paul, Killiany, Kevin, Lefebvre, Mark Leslie

Feral Tenderness

Rosch, Arthur

Poetry Treasures 2: Relationships

Booth, Kaye Lynne, Cheadle, Robbie, Chesebro, Colleen M., Hurdle, Miriam, Rosch, Arthur, Merry, Elizabeth, Avery, D., Kent, Harmony, Stevens, Leon, Lambert, Lynda McKinney, Paige, Jules, Mallon, M.J., Scott, Lauren

Once Upon an Ever After

Booth, Kaye Lynne, Emrys, Charlie, Eaton, Sarah Lyn, Witherkeigh, Victory, Holland, Meia, Gilbert, Lindsay E., Seaton, Olivia, Lanier, A.E., Senese, Rebecca M., Blomquist, Peri Fae

Refracted Reflections

Booth, Kaye Lynne, Hoskins, Keith J., Jerome, Avily, Jasperson, Shelly, Grey, Elizabeth, Wit, Ligia de, Williams, Valerie B., Cheadle, Roberta Eaton

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