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Mary L. Hamilton

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Author Mary L. Hamilton grew up at a youth camp in southeastern Wisconsin, much like the setting for her Rustic Knoll Bible Camp series. Her experiences during twenty years of living at the camp, as well as people she knew there, inspired many of the events and situations in her novels.
Mary began her writing career with articles for inspirational magazines and church take-home papers. She also wrote a Christmas play entitled Homespun Angel before she turned to writing fiction and novels. Mary’s current work-in-progress is a women’s suspense novel.
Although a native of Wisconsin, Mary has lived most of her adult life in Texas where she met and married her husband and raised three children. But while her feet may be in Texas, a large part of h
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Mary L. Hamilton The best thing about being a writer is the sense of accomplishment when you've written a good scene. And after you've been published, the best thing…moreThe best thing about being a writer is the sense of accomplishment when you've written a good scene. And after you've been published, the best thing is when someone comes up and tells you how much they enjoyed your book. It always surprises me that someone would actually want to read what I've written.(less)
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Do you have a love/hate relationship with your job? Some days you love it. Other days you hate it.puzzle-654957_640


That pretty much describes how I feel about writing. I love it when the scene presents itself like a movie in my mind and I can’t get the words on the paper fast enough. I love it when the perfect word comes to mind to complete a sentence, or when a turn of the phrase brings a tear to my eye.


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Roald Dahl
“So please, oh please, we beg, we pray,
Go throw your TV set away,
And in its place you can install
A lovely bookshelf on the wall.
Then fill the shelves with lots of books.”
Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Rabindranath Tagore
“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”
Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds

Vincent Van Gogh
“If you don’t have a dog--at least one--there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life.”
Vincent Van Gogh

George Carlin
“There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls. ”
George Carlin

Anthony Burgess
“Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.”
Anthony Burgess

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