Beth Hermes

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A graduate of Auburn University’s School of Journalism, Beth Hermes has been a professional writer for more than 30 years, with articles published in numerous magazines, newspapers and online publications. As a Freelance Writer, she has created award-winning marketing campaigns for individuals, corporations and non-profit organizations.


Since 2009, Beth has shared her gift of storytelling as a Writing Coach, teaching creative writing classes and business writing workshops. She encourages her creative writers to share their work through critique workshops and the publication of an Anthology, consisting entirely of short stories and poems written by her students. Her business writing workshops focus on developing clear messages to enhance personal and business success. Her instruction also includes journaling and strengthening the creative muscle.

The Lightbearers: Mnemonic

Cara Porter and her Sisters of the Ley have found one another in this lifetime. They know that they are Dragons, connected to the Earth for a specific purpose. Now they must remember what that purpose is. The saga of The Lightbearers continues with MNEMONIC, the sixth book in the Affirmation series.

Other books in the Lightbearers Series include Awake, Intuition, Fealty, Found, and Affirmation.


Beth is the Author of a spiritual-fantasy fiction series called The Lightbearers. She is currently at work on the seventh book in the projected 11-book series, and is working on a memoir, as well as a collection of prompts and ideas from her numerous writing workshops and classes.


In 2017, Beth and her husband, Craig, fulfilled a lifelong dream to own a farm. They live with their college-student son, Benjamin, her horse, two rescue dogs, a cat, three ducks, and a few dozen chickens. Their daughter, Abigail, is a professional artist and art instructor.