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Patti Ann Colt lives in Arlington, Texas. She enjoys having her handsome grandson underfoot and her three grown children nearby. A life-size cutout of John Wayne stands near her desk and supervises her writing. When she's not working, she's hanging out with assorted extended family, playing with bed-hogging dogs, cooking something scrumdillyicious, sewing, researching genealogy, and, of course, reading - both print books and on her Kindle.


I'm not a big fan of the word "said."

In general conversation, its an okay word. But in fiction writing, it's a menace. Let me back up for a minute. Have you read Self-Editing for Fiction Writers by Renni Browne and Dave King? No, a survey box is not going to pop up, just a general question. If you've read the book, you have a clue where I'm going with this.

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message 10: by Carole

Carole Gill hi Patti, thanks for friending me. Nice to know you!


Angela Carr (Under the Covers Book Blog) Thank you for the friend vite.


Savannah Patti, thank you for the friendship.


message 6: by K.E.

K.E. Saxon Thanks for the friendship, Patti!!


Harlequin Books Hello Patti, it is a pleasure to meet you. If you ever have any questions about Harlequin or our books, please feel free to ask.

Kim S, Harlequin Books ambassador


Charlotte M. Liebel Thank you for your friendship, Patti Ann. Writers make the world a better place for ourselves and others.

~Charlotte


Carolyn Crane Good evening, Patti Ann! Thanks for the friends invite. All my best on the writing, and do give my regards to John Wayne.


message 2: by Debra

Debra Brown Thanks for friending me, Patti Ann!


Addison Gast Patti Ann---you will LOVE Goodreads. People here are responsive!!


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