ABOUT


Cate Bronson is a Canadian-American author and Writer’s Digest mainstream literary short story winnerShe is also a political science graduate and investment accountant turned writer of science fiction and narrative nonfiction. Cate has authored stories and articles for a variety of publications and is a contributing author to Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Her love for science and fiction began as a child with Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek series and later Carl Sagan's Cosmos. Cate's fascination grew with exposure to the works of Isaac Asimov, Ayn Rand, Charles Dickens, H.G. Wells, Philip K. Dick, Robert Heinlein, Larry Niven, and Michael Crichton. Her writing reflects these influences, along with her love for philosophy and her passion for exploring what makes the cosmos and everything in it tick. 

Cate’s storytelling embraces several mediums: novellas, novels, nonfiction books, and articles. Her newest release is the hard science fiction novel CLONEDROID:THE NEW WAVE a near-future high-tech story that focuses on the ethical dilemmas of playing God and probes the challenges that face our global societies today.


On the lighter side, Cate's nonfiction centers closer to home, focusing on family and devotion to animal welfare, including saving greyhounds and supporting the end of dog racing. Her nonfiction articles include Going Grey and A Lifelong Underdog Finally Goes Home A Winner. Both published with THE NEW BARKER magazine in separate issues

Short fiction by Cate that published in magazines and anthologies include: One More Day with CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL (My Crazy Family), The Last Laugh with the FWA anthology WHAT A CHARACTERSightseeing with the FWA anthology LET'S TALKThe Black Death with the anthology ZOMBIE NATION: ST. PETE, and Dreams of Home with THE FLORIDA WRITER magazine.


As a member of the Florida Writers Association, Cate has contributed as a critique group leader and mentor, providing online assistance to writers interested in improving their craft. She also participates in the annual “Mayor's Youth Showcase of Achievement Awards” as a literary judge. 

Cate lives in Florida with her husband and rescued racing dogs. She is currently working on the heartwarming nonfiction book LIVING LIFE SIDEWAYS about life with a damaged greyhound. She is also at work on the narrative nonfiction, BLUE MOUNTAIN, an epic story about a family that faces adversity and tragedy while perusing a rustic dream in depression-era and wartime Canada. When she is not writing, Cate spends time reading in the sunshine while giant hounds lounge by her side.