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Shelley Kassian

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A multi-published author, Shelley Kassian, appreciates the corridors of medieval history and in particular the Tudor period. She has visited the United Kingdom, touring many castles in her pursuit of story. When asked, Shelley assists novice writers in building fictional worlds and enjoys crafting her own stories into novel-length fiction. Shelley shares her life with her husband, adores her adult children, and lives in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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Shelley Kassian Jamie and Claire from Outlander come to mind, and maybe this is because of the TV series, which is topical at the moment. I LOVE the idea of time-trav…moreJamie and Claire from Outlander come to mind, and maybe this is because of the TV series, which is topical at the moment. I LOVE the idea of time-traveling from a modern period to a historic period. I think Diana Gabaldon crafted the conflict of a modern heroine with a sexy highlander well. I can't wait for season three. I own all of the books in the series and I think I'll read them again.(less)
Shelley Kassian The straightforward answer is that I love writing. I am passionate about creating stories, which hopefully readers will enjoy. I appreciate that I'm p…moreThe straightforward answer is that I love writing. I am passionate about creating stories, which hopefully readers will enjoy. I appreciate that I'm pursuing a job where every word not only defines my craft but also creates possibilities for something new.(less)
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Basic Sentence Structure

Subject + Action = Object of sentence.

When I enrolled for a preliminary course for my Freelance editing certificate, one of the first principles of language that my professor taught the class was this: the subject of a sentence, followed by action, equals the object of the sentence, and when written in this style the reader will always understand the sentence’s meaning. The writing convention shou

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Author C.J. Carmichael warms the hearts of her readers in this cozy, holiday romance novel, A Bramble House Christmas. This yuletide exultation takes a mother and son to Marietta, Montana; a reassuring place where goodwill, a family mystery, and an u ...more
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Author Katie O’Connor gifts her readers with an early Christmas present in this contemporary romance novel, Christmas in Silver Creek. The heartwarming story shares homecoming and holiday reverie as Hailey and Jesse refurbish the store, Two Angels Gi ...more
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Author Jonas Saul presents an intriguing mystery/suspense story that led me into the hair-ripping world of Dark Visions. This twisty thriller introduces the Automatic Writer, Sarah Roberts. The fast-paced narrative and compelling storyline made this ...more
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I'm a fan of Kate Morton. Her rich prose and strong narrative depth could be likened to the ebb and flow of the river that flows beside Birchwood Manor. Even so, The Clockmaker's Daughter disappoints, as the river did, too, and perhaps due to a cast ...more
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