Germaine W. Shames










Welcome to this brief introduction to the writings of Germaine W. Shames.  If a passion for language has brought you to this site, then you are in good company.


As a journalist, novelist, playwright and screenwriter, I've spent the past three decades communicating my vision of the possible world.  Language can open minds, I've found.  It is worth using well.


"Editing Germaine Shames, even though she doesn't need it, is a singular privilege."
Pat Walsh

Drum roll! Fanfare! YOU, FASCINATING YOU has been designated "Editor's Choice" by the Historical Novel Society. Watch for the audiobook, coming to Audible November 2016.

Curtain up! YOU, FASCINATING YOU will soon have a second life on the stage as a dramatic musical.