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Shayla Graduated from HARVARD Extension School with her Master's in Creative Writing & Literature (ALM) in 2022. Shayla is always developing fictional projects for the page and screen, and samples of her creative work can be enjoyed in her free monthly newsletter of original illustrated fiction. Her newsletter currently has over 1,500 subscribers, and she also writes an episodic dark-academic fantasy for paying subscribers.


Shayla taught art and worked with teens in CT before moving to Los Angeles to work in Hollywood. 
Shayla's two fantasy novels BOHAN THE MAGE and MONARCH are on Coverfly's Red List for

Top-Rated Fantasy Manuscript/Book of All Time.
She is looking for literary representation. Connect with her on LinkedIn, Instagram, or through email.

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