Misty Massey

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I have always been a voracious reader. My parents encouraged my love of books, a gift more valuable to me than anything else they could have given me. It was no surprise to anyone when I began writing. I dabbled with short stories for years, even publishing a few in small press magazines, until I found and joined a writing critique group, and tried my hand at writing novels. When I'm not writing, I enjoy reading, belly dancing and playing a pirate character at the Carolina Renaissance Faire, based on the pirates of the early 17th century. My novel, Mad Kestrel, was born from my fascination with pirates and my love of fantasy.

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Misty Massey Hi Nafiza,
Thanks so much! I'm pleased you enjoyed Kestrel's first adventure. And yes, the next book, Kestrel's Dance, is slated to be published this…more
Hi Nafiza,
Thanks so much! I'm pleased you enjoyed Kestrel's first adventure. And yes, the next book, Kestrel's Dance, is slated to be published this year, by LoreSeekers Press!
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Misty Massey Sit down and write. If all you have is twenty minutes, then write for 18 of those. So what if you only manage a paragraph or a sentence or two words?…moreSit down and write. If all you have is twenty minutes, then write for 18 of those. So what if you only manage a paragraph or a sentence or two words? That's more than you had before. (less)
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message 4: by Misty

Misty Hi CJ,

Yes, I've finished the sequel, and it's now in the hands of my publisher!


CJ - It's only a Paper Moon please please say that there will be a sequel to Mad Kestral?!


message 2: by Misty

Misty Hi Misty! Thanks for adding me as a friend. As soon as I saw your name, I just had to invite you to be my friend. I don't run into too many Mistys. ;-)

Best wishes,
Misty Evans
Author of Operation Sheba


Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend on Good Reads!


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