Carl L. Williams is a Houston playwright whose full-length and one-act plays have won numerous national playwriting competitions. "When Bullfrogs Sing Opera" won the 2001 McLaren Memorial Comedy Play Writing Competition at the Midland (TX) Community Theater. "Coming Back to Jersey" won the 2007 New Play Competition at Brevard (NC) Little Theatre. His plays have been produced around the country, including off-off-Broadway. He is also the author of a Western novel titled "Fool's Play." Texas Nonprofit Theatres has inducted Carl into its Texas Playwriting Hall of Fame, and he is a member of The Dramatists Guild of America.