Barbara Watkins resides in Missouri with her husband and loyal boxweiler, Hooch.
In her writings, she loves to evoke a false sense of security and expectations, as she leads her reader into a world of the unknown. Her articles on various subjects, short stories, and poetry, have appeared in The Heartland Writers Guild, 2008 New York Skyline Review, and several on-line publications.
In 2010, Watkins collaborated with New Zealand director, Dimi Nakov, on a screenplay for a short movie entitled, BlindSide in which her name appears in the films end credits for voice-over monologue. BlindSide has been accepted into the Cannes short film corner, as part of the 65th Festival de Cannes, and the 7th Cyprus International Film Festival 2012.
In 2011, Mrs. Watkins novel, 'Hollowing Screams' captured the attention of New Zealand director, Dimi Nakov/Zodiac Entertainment, and she signed on for her book to be adapted to film.
Barbara Watkins is a member of The Thriller Writers Associati