Kudos: Tracy Watson

Occupation Writer, publisher

Home Oakland

Achievement The freelance writer launched a publishing company, Our World Books, creating a vehicle for her own books and those of others. She has written and published three nonfiction titles and is working on two novels while holding down a full-time “day job.”

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