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Laekan Zea Kemp

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Laekan is a writer and explorer extraordinaire who grew up in the flatlands of West Texas. She graduated from Texas Tech with a BA in Creative Writing and is the author of the multi-cultural New Adult novels The Things They Didn't Bury, Orphans of Paradise, and Breathing Ghosts, as well as the YA Paranormal series, The Girl In Between. Follow her adventures here on Goodreads, on her blog, or on twitter.


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I waited. For hours. For days. The sun never sank down but I could feel every nightfall. I could feel the cold, the darkness reaching for me, the slow drawl of my name. It fell on me hard like rain. That voice. I knew that voice. Or maybe it knew me.


But I didnt.


I didnt know me. I didnt know where I was or what Id done but I knew it was terrible. I could tell by the way my blood stalled in my...

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“Then he kissed her without breathing, without thinking. He kissed her until his entire body was tingling from the taste of her.”
Laekan Zea Kemp, The Things They Didn't Bury
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“People weren't made for this kind of thing, he said, the way I feel about you, how much I feel, no one ever has or ever will even come close to it.”
Laekan Zea Kemp, The Things They Didn't Bury
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“You’re not going to disappear,” I said. “I won’t let you”.
“Even if this is all there is? Going to school and working at my uncle’s restaurant and fighting with Mari? Why would anyone want to remember this?”
“I want to remember you. Just like this.”
She rolled onto her back, hands covering her face, and I pulled them away.
“People like you don’t disappear,” I said.
“Then where do they go?”
“Everywhere.”
Laekan Zea Kemp, Breathing Ghosts

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Making Connections: 787. THE THINGS THEY DIDN'T BURY by Laekan Zea Kemp 1 24 Dec 25, 2012 09:34PM  
“I am not a smart man, particularly, but one day, at long last, I stumbled from the dark woods of my own, and my family's, and my country's past, holding in my hands these truths: that love grows from the rich loam of forgiveness; that mongrels make good dogs; that the evidence of God exists in the roundness of things. This much, at least, I've figured out. I know this much is true.”
Wally Lamb, I Know This Much Is True

“Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I'm not living.”
Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

“I tried to contain myself... but I escaped!”
Gary Paulsen

“Knowing where you come from is one thing, but it's suicide to stay there.”
Dennis Covington, Salvation on Sand Mountain: Snake-Handling and Redemption in Southern Appalachia

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.”
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