KATHRYN (KL) ROBYN is a writer, editor, and producer of literary and theatrical works that explore the human condition. She has developed, produced, and performed in live theater and musical events, including a NYC production of her musical, Eclipse (Listen!); worked in editorial departments at Warner Brothers Records and Scribner Educational Publishers in NY, and published poems, articles, short stories, and film reviews in numerous trade journals and anthologies.

Kathryn was Associate Editor of four national healthcare trade magazines, writing cover stories, product reports, and in-depth profiles (one of which won her Cygnus Business Media’s Best Profile Award of 2005). She is also the author of two books that have been published and translated in over ten countries, both published by New Harbinger Publications: the top selling Spiritual Housecleaning (2001), and The Emotional House (2005).

Kathryn is presently copyediting, consulting with authors, and writing plays, songs, poems, and prose in Belfast, Maine. She was recently a featured actor in the Northport Music Theater’s production of The Spitfire Grill (by Valcq & Alley) and is actively looking for a theatre to develop her new play, STEPS, a musical about AA.

WRITING CREDITS

Scripts for stage and screen:
STEPS: A Musical. 2012 (book, lyrics, music by KL Robyn, music also by Jeff Densmore)
A Lighter Shade of Pearl. 2004 (a short film by Dawn Ritchie, earning honorable mention at Newport, RI’s Clamdance Film Festival; screenplay by KL Robyn)
Eclipse (Listen!): An Experiment in 3 Movements (original production in New York City’s East Village theatre, the W.O.W. CAFÉ, 1986)
The Snow Queen (lyrics & music; original production in New York City’s East Village theatre, the W.O.W. CAFÉ, 1984.)
Arias (One-woman show w/spoken word & songs, produced in New England and New York, 1982–1984)
Numerous original songs, music and lyrics, written and performed 1976–present.

Books:
Creve Coeur: A Novel (2009, not yet published)

The Emotional House: How Redesigning Your Home Can Change Your Life (Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2005)

Spiritual Housecleaning: Healing the Space Within by Beautifying the Space Around You (Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2001)

(Link to books) http://www.amazon.com/Kathryn-L.-Robyn/e/B001K8KVLO/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_2?qid=1378239138&sr=8-2

Articles, essays, reviews and poems have appeared in:
Valley Life Magazine
EMS Magazine
Advanced Rescue Technology Magazine
Frontline First Responder Magazine
Soulful Living.com
The Larcom Review
Hers 3
Calyx
Woman Artist News
Earth’s Daughters
Harvard Gay and Lesbian Review
The Larchmont Chronicle
Sinister Wisdom (under byline, Kathryn Wetzel)