(Former) Editor at Large, Paraglider magazine
Literary critic for the Winston Salem Journal
Freelance photojournalist
Copy writer
Public speaker
By plucking the strings of emotion with words and ideas, an attuned writer plays
music on the soul.
- Steven B. Beach

Steven B. Beach is an award winning author whose work has been published in magazines, newspapers, on the Web, on CD and in the best selling Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. His writing spans the spectrum with stories and articles dealing with health, adventure, travel, technical issues, opinion, literary criticism, heartwarming tales and hilarious humor. Beach has been the featured speaker in a conference series for the Association for Research and Enlightenment, where he composed and delivered lectures in the field of
metaphysics, health and self improvement.

Steve, you’re a funny guy. The Affliction is absolutely hilarious! Teriffic story, and well-written. I laughed every time I proofed your article all throughout the press process.
Sam Gaylord, founding Editor, Paraglider Magazine

I'm thrilled to tell you your story Sunrise has been selected to be in the top 101 in Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul! You are an excellent writer…send me some more of your great work!
LeAnn Thieman, co-author, Chicken Soup for the Soul

How to Sink Your Boat is so believable - and so comical - I have to wonder how you ever survived your childhood! If you have any other stories that might fit our magazine, please don't hesitate to send them.
Kathy Borsuk, Managing Editor, Times of the Islands

Grandpa's Forest is the best story I've read all month, one of those "feel good" tales that just makes someone's day.
Cathy Buburuz, Editor of "Side Show" print anthology