Kathy Ide is a published author of books, articles, play and movie scripts, short stories, devotionals, and curriculum. She is also a full-time freelance editor, helping aspiring, new, and established authors improve their writing. She speaks at writers' conferences across the country. She is the founder and coordinator of The Christian PEN and the Christian Editor Network. Kathy's books include "Polishing the PUGS" and "Fiction and Truth: Stories that Speak to the Soul."