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James R. Paddock

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James Paddock spent his youth in the Big Sky Country, of Montana, graduating Charles M. Russell High School in Great Falls. The following forty-plus years include a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Idaho, service with the U.S. Navy, owner/operator of a small business in South Carolina, a career as a Graphic Designer and a marriage that produced three fine children, who then have provided bragging rights for many extremely fine grandchildren. James is now living in Florida with his wife, Penny, enjoying the sun and working on his next novel.

An Alzheimer’s Patient is Remembering Death?

I’ve heard the following question often in the last twenty years as a novelist: “Where do you get your ideas for your stories?” I think every storyteller comes up with the same answer, although maybe in many different ways; from the world around us. I found Remembering Death in my community.

Life around us is our source.

Whether consciously or not—...

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Narayan Liu Hi James,

Thanks for adding me! I wish you all the best with your writing.

Regards
Narayan Liu


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Hello James,

It's such a pleasure having you as a friend. Thank you and best wishes!

My warmest regards,
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Owen Jones Hi James,

Thanks for accepting my friend request.
I hope you are well.

All the best,
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message 10: by James

James Paddock Douglas wrote: "James, thank you for friending me on Goodreads! Nice seeing you on Twitter also!
Douglas"
You're most welcome. Keep up the good work. I'm determined to read The Good Husband, eventually. Too many books, too little time.


Douglas Wickard James, thank you for friending me on Goodreads! Nice seeing you on Twitter also!
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Dianna Hardy Hi James, thanks for the friends request :) Hope you had a great New Year's Eve and Day. x


message 7: by James

James Paddock Thanks for all the welcomes from the Goodreads folks. Happy New Year to all.


Collette Scott Hi James,

Thank you very much for the friendship. A Happy New Year 2012 to you! :)

Collette


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K.E. Saxon Thanks for friending me on Goodreads, James!


Patricia Puddle Hi James, nice to see you on Goodreads too. Happy New Year!


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Jill Thanks for your friendship on Goodreads, James, and every best wish for 2012.


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L.J. Kentowski Thanks for the add James! Happy New Year!


Bridget Bowers Hi there, James!

Thanks for the friend request and Happy New Year!


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