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Cara Lynn James

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Award-winning writer Cara Slaughter, who writes under the name Cara Lynn James, is a current Golden Heart finalist in the Inspirational category. Finaling and placing in contests is not new to her, however. She has finaled in twelve contests and won five with three different stories and is a member of the active group of contest-oriented bloggers known as The Seekers.

Cara writes both contemporary and historical romance, having completed three manuscripts in six years. The Gilded Age of the 1890s is one of Cara’s favorite periods and is the time in which her stories are set.

A New Englander, Cara now lives in northwest Florida near the Gulf Coast with her twice-retired husband, formerly a Navy pilot and then science teacher, her grown daughte

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“Only a short time ago hed envied these brightly plumed birds[ladies in pastel dresses]. They possessed everything money could buy and most had the leisure to enjoy it. Yet their needs were greater than his own. They required a flock of admirers, dozens of servants, expensive clothes, and showy carriages to incite envy among their friends and foes.”
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Sarah Richmond Thanks for adding me as a friend!
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Cara Lynn It's great to 'meet' you, Pamela!

Pamela Hey Cara...Thanks for accepting my friend request.

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Cara Lynn Great, Anne! I hope you like it.


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