Who Am I?

Taylor Marsh writes buzzworthy thrillers. She is a magician who cracks open mysteries of life tied to the psychic and sacred. Her gripping thriller MAY BE FATAL hit Amazon’s top 100 and was named “One of the Buzziest Books of Februaryby New In Books.

CITIZEN KATE is unlike any other political thriller. Trump’s gone, but the disruptive politics of the era remain. The new president watched his predecessor and learned from his unforced errors. So, he’s more dangerous, and so are his White nationalist allies. But psychic profiler Dr. Kate Winter is on to them.” – Taylor Marsh

Taylor’s psychological thrillers can be found near Sarah A. Denzil… Her women characters tread where safe spaces are hard to find.

CITIZEN KATE is a disturbing political thriller. 

“The first three years I lived in the Washington, D.C., suburbs (Alexandria, Virginia) was spent in the audience of national security think tank lectures and attending small foreign policy forums, listening and learning from national and global experts. Foreign policy is one of my passions. Weaving it through CITIZEN KATE became an adventure, as did the immersion of cultural rifts in a post-Trump age. The presidency of DJT hovers over tomorrow’s history.” – Taylor Marsh  

Marsh is an accomplished speaker and communicator. A former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly.  Wrote and produced her one-woman show, “Weeping for J.F.K.,” and dipped into talk radio. The author of two traditionally published non-fiction books, Taylor turned to fiction in 2015.

Taylor was profiled in The Washington Post and The New Republic for her coverage of Hillary Clinton during the 2008 Democratic primary season. She has been interviewed by The New York TimesThe Los Angeles Time, New York Daily News, BBC, CNN, MSNBC, Al Jazeera Media Network, and C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, among other outlets. She was an early contributor to The Huffington Post (2006) and has written for Washington, D.C.’s The Hill, as well as for U.S. News & World Report and for Zócalo Public Square in Los Angeles, among others.

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Thinker, artist, wife, author and writer, relationship savant, foreign policy watcher, recovering hyper-partisan, Broadway babe, beauty queen, kitty whisperer, citizen of the world, #MeToo… Magician.

Some of my highlights

Everything begins with meditation and clearing my mind, getting to that place where the noise doesn’t enter. What rises in the silence is what I pay attention to when I write. Through my instincts, and meditation, I reach into the invisible world central to my work and my life. I’ve gone from christian to magician!
Jerry Herman cast me in “The Grand Tour“ in my very first Broadway audition, making a childhood dream a reality. I didn’t even have an apartment in the city at the time.
Reading, and producing my first audiobook for Olivia’s Turn, an intense psychological thriller.
Devouring interviews with fiction writers in “The Paris Review.”

Here’s The Good Stuff. Some of My Best Work Is Featured Below.

Ambition, Deceit, and Diabolical Mind Games

By |November 10th, 2017|

Ambition, Deceit, and Diabolical Mind Games A voyage into stark memories and closed spaces. TO CONTROL the machinations of your own mind takes vigilance. Meditation helps. It takes practice... and sometimes you lose [...]

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Why Niger Enters Plot of ‘Beltway Betrayers’

By |October 22nd, 2017|

Think Meredith Wild meets Jack Reacher.

Men Take Rejection Harder Than Women

By |August 14th, 2017|

Men Take Rejection Harder Than Women IF A WOMAN dumps a man she’s dating who loves her, you can bet his reaction and the fallout will be swift. He didn't heed the warnings [...]

How Meryl Streep Led Me to Writing Psychological Thrillers

By |June 13th, 2017|

Credit goes to Meryl Streep...

Hillary Does Not Have a Winning Message

By |January 17th, 2016|

Hillary Does Not Have a Winning Message photo by Adam Schultz for Hillary for America cross-posted on HuffPostPol Mrs. Clinton and her team say they always anticipated the race would tighten, with campaign [...]

8 Relationship Secrets from the Trenches

By |August 5th, 2014|

Featured on Huffington Post Women HOW DO YOU make a relationship work? What are the secrets? It begins with you. How happy are you with the life you've created? Are you working a job you [...]

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One Reason Why John F. Kennedy Mattered

By |November 22nd, 2013|

COPYRIGHT - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED NO PORTION OF THIS CAN BE USED WITHOUT EXPRESSED PERMISSION FROM THE PLAYWRIGHT PLAYWRIGHT'S NOTES: What follows is a play I performed as a one-woman show in Los Angeles, California [...]