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Ginger Myrick

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Winner of the Rosetta Literary Contest 2012 and author of five historical novels, Ginger Myrick was born and raised in Southern California. She is a self-described wife, mother, animal lover, and avid reader. Along with the promotion for INSATIABLE: A MACABRE HISTORY OF FRANCE ~ L'AMOUR: MARIE ANTOINETTE, BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD, WORK OF ART, THE WELSH HEALER, and EL REY, she is currently crafting novel #6. She is a Christian who writes meticulously researched historical fiction with a 'clean' love story at the core. She hopes to show the reading community that a romance need not include graphic details to convey deep love and passion.


The photo is of myself and my dog, Palhaço.

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Ginger Myrick I’ll probably jinx myself by saying this, but I’ve never had a true case of writer’s block. There have been times when a certain scene wasn’t…moreI’ll probably jinx myself by saying this, but I’ve never had a true case of writer’s block. There have been times when a certain scene wasn’t cooperating or I couldn’t find the exact words to express my meaning, but I’ve never reached a complete halt of progress with no idea where to go next. When those minor moments of frustration strike, one option is to just keep plowing forward, knowing that I can always make changes during an editing pass. Another way I deal with a stumble, if it entails a larger section, is to work on a different scene that is fully formed in my mind. Accomplishment spurs productivity. If you feel like you’re making progress, you’ll push yourself to reach for more. In the words of Tyra Banks, “Fake it ‘til you make it!”(less)
Ginger Myrick I have just begun writing another book in the Insatiable series. This will actually be the first volume—Marie Antoinette’s story being number four—in…moreI have just begun writing another book in the Insatiable series. This will actually be the first volume—Marie Antoinette’s story being number four—in what looks like a six part rewrite of French history. My WIP centers around Catherine de’ Medici and will explain the genesis of the mysterious plague turning ordinary French citizens into the mort-vivant. I had originally intended to write the books in chronological order but thought I might garner more interest with such a flamboyant figure as Marie Antoinette. It didn’t quite work out the way I anticipated, but everything in its time.(less)
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The Welsh Healer A Novel of 15th Century England by Ginger Myrick I hope everyone is having a safe and happy holiday season. This year has been a bit of a rollercoaster for me, and my writing was forcedto take a back seat to real life. Although I have been able to recoup a fair amount of my mojo in the past couple of months, it has become evident that my latest project will indeed miss its 2015 release date. I am still hopeful to have The Welsh Prophecy fin... Read more of this blog post »
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David Sorry for not responding. Last few months have been manic. Having my 1st Pale Battalions - The Dark Land novel published at the first attempt has been quite surreal, but I'm beginning to enjoy it. Now at 'the find reviewers stage'. Still enjoying reading, and looking forward to sharing thoughts on novels.
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David


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