Hi! I’m Nora Gold. 

My first novel, Fields of Exile, was recently published! http://www.noragold.com/portfolio/fields-of-exile/ Check it out and happy reading!

My previous book, Marrow and Other Stories - http://www.noragold.com/portfolio/marrow-and-other-stories/ -won one of the Canadian Jewish Book Awards, and also was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Award, a prize for the best first short story collection in Canada.

To find out more about me or my writing, please visit my website at http://www.noragold.com or follow me on twitter (@NoraGold), facebook, or LinkedIn.

You can also read (for free) the online journal I edit, at http://www.jewishfiction.net/index.php/current-issue/. So far we’ve published over 220 first-rate Jewish-themed stories from all around the world that were originally written in English or eleven other languages, but have never before been published in English.

I am delighted you’ve come to visit my Profile page on Wattpad. I think Wattpad is a wonderful initiative, and I am honoured to be one of its Featured authors. I hope you enjoy my novella, Flesh, and I appreciate your taking the time to read and comment on it. Thanks in advance, and Enjoy!

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Description: Pearl’s a recluse - she hasn’t left the house in twenty years (no one knows why), and her cousin Eve has avoided her for years. But now Pearl’s mother dies, Eve makes a condolence visit, and Pearl spills out her secret: A wildly passionate relations...

mymy5150 posted a message to NoraGold
Your work is absolutely incredible. Usually it takes me a while to get into a book but "flesh" was a whole other story. So if you don't mind me asking, what is your biggest inspiration for your stories? and how do you get the characters to appear so real?
NoraGold commented on Flesh

The cover is a painting by Gustav Klimt called The Kiss. But if it strikes you as resembling Elfen Lied, that's okay, too!
NoraGold commented on Flesh

Dear Molly Alicorn, thank you so much! I'm so glad you enjoyed Flesh as you did! Have a great weekend! 
NoraGold commented on Flesh

Dear grungeprincess, thank you very much for your warm words.  I was very touched by them. Best of luck to you, too, in your own writing.