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Ann Anderson

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I'm a freelance writer - lots of magazine articles, two history books and a YA on the shelves.

I was a voice-over and stage actress for many years. Now I read and write in Portland, Oregon.

My more official blog is annandersonwriter.com.

My articles, essays, journal pieces are archived at

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Ann Anderson I never feel blocked. I sometimes feel blank. I wait patiently for the next idea to present itself.
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How lucky I was to grow up pre-Internet, to be shoved into literacy by the absence of shiny electronic objects. I was a reader from the get-go. Props to my late mother who took me to the library every Saturday. We read because that's what there was to do.

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“Nil illegitimi non carborundum.”
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Ann Anderson M.K. wrote: "Hi Ann,
Good to see you here.
I am Tractus Fynn, unmasked so to speak.
Great profile you have!

--MK"


You bet.


message 3: by Ann

Ann Anderson M.K. wrote: "Hi Ann,
Good to see you here.
I am Tractus Fynn, unmasked so to speak.
Great profile you have!

--MK"

Hi! Good to see you, too!


message 2: by M.K.

M.K. Hi Ann,
Good to see you here.
I am Tractus Fynn, unmasked so to speak.
Great profile you have!

--MK


Tessamari ♥Many Waters...♥ ~ Sweet Spot Book Blog Hi Ann!
Thanks for the friend-invite :) Hope to catch you around GR!


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