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A retired legal secretary, Sherrey Meyer grew tired of drafting and revising pleadings and legal documents. She had always dreamed of writing something else, anything else! Once she retired she couldn’t stay away from the computer, and so she began to write. Among her projects is a memoir of her “life with mama,” an intriguing Southern tale of matriarchal power and control displayed in verbal and emotional abuse. Sherrey is married and lives with husband Bob in Milwaukie, OR.

You can connect with Sherrey on her websites: Sherrey Meyer, Writer and Found Between the Covers or via email at salice78@comcast.net.


Over the last four months, productive writing in my “writing cave” has been predominantly lacking. A variety of reasons, too boring to bother you with, has been the cause of this downturn. Instead of writing, circumstances have allowed me to read more and different books than I usually read. My husband has even opened up new realms of reading forme.


To assuage my guilt as I sat and read more tha...

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“I was gonna put him on the bus...I got tired of him talking, it was time for him to go home.”
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“Let nothing disturb you. Let nothing frighten you. Everything passes away except God.”
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“The greatest honor we can give Almighty God is to live gladly because of the knowledge of his love.”
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“He said not 'Thou shalt not be tempested, thou shalt not be travailed, thou shalt not be dis-eased'; but he said, 'Thou shalt not be overcome.”
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“With school turning out more runners, jumpers, racers, tinkerers, grabbers, snatchers, fliers, and swimmers instead of examiners, critics, knowers, and imaginative creators, the word 'intellectual,' of course, became the swear word it deserved to be.”
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