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I received an MFA in studio art from Southern Illinois University, and have been a professional artist and business owner since graduating. My career as an artist became challenged by Multiple Sclerosis several years ago as the disease minimized the use of my right hand. Struggling to stay creative, I trained my left-hand so I could continue to produce art; while at the same time beginning work on The Bunco Club. I’ve always loved to write so when one door closed, I jumped at the chance to open a new one. In order to hone my writing skills, I have attended several workshops at the renowned Iowa Summer Writing Festival.

I live in the Chicago suburbs with my husband, Bob, and we have one adult son.


Michigan City, Indiana, can boast about their beautiful location perched on 23 miles of Lake Michigan's shoreline, a popular outlet mall called Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets, the huge Blue Chip Casino Hotel and Spa, and of course the fabulous, not-to-be-missed, Indiana Dunes State Park. Last week I had the pleasure of discovering a hidden gem in Michigan City...a welcoming group of wonderful... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.10 · 50 ratings · 21 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
The Bunco Club
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2013
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015
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Threads of Friendship by Karen Dewitt
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Threads of Friendship by Karen Dewitt
"I was eager to find out what was happening to the ladies of the Bunco Club, and I was not disappointed in this sequel. This book was just what I needed right now,as I take a break from some heavier reading. It's a quick, easy read with interesting..." Read more of this review »
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