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Cassandra Barnes

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Hi,

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I'm many things, among them a published author.

I write non-fiction as Sandra Smith; and fiction as Cassandra Barnes.

I began seriously writing in 1991, after a career as an accountant. I started with how-to articles based on my experience with making and selling jewelry. Since then, I’ve written about a variety of subjects for speciality, regional, and national magazines, as well as the Internet.

I've compiled a handbook on gems and minerals, titled Bewitched, Bedazzled, and Bejeweled: A Collection of Facts and Folklore about Gems and Jewelry. It's currently available as a Kindle download.

I've completed four novels, and have started several more.

My first book, Desert Dreams, languishes in a desk drawer, having col
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message 1: by John

John Hi Cassandra,

It sounds like you've got a great work ethic when it comes to writing. Like you, I write in the morning when it's quiet. And I also write late, late at night.

Wishing you continued success in your writing,

--John


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