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Sally Saylor De Smet

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My background includes editing, writing for dignitaries, and owner of an online antique doll shop which I still operate. I wrote PAGES IN THE WIND, while working full time. I felt driven to write this book to explore how trauma and abuse affects self esteem. Although a work of fiction, I hope that my reader finds a thought, a spoken word, an incident that touches a chord and opens an inner dialogue.

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Sally Saylor De Smet I walk and listen to music - slow music or classical. It seems to get me thinking about the characters in my book. Also, no matter what—I make time…moreI walk and listen to music - slow music or classical. It seems to get me thinking about the characters in my book. Also, no matter what—I make time first thing in the morning to write.(less)
Sally Saylor De Smet I was interested in how trauma affects self esteem.
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Pages in the Wind

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Brooklyn Bitters Kate A Difficult Truth


Brooklyn Bitters is a different coming of age story. It covers the two year span of a woman facing middle age. Kate, the heroine, lived a conventional life until a chance meeting with a handsome and mysterious man in New York City. The relationship challenges how she sees her life and forces her to face some difficult truths:

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I sit on the couch, my tote bag around my elbow, wishing I'd remembered to buy batteries for the flash light and gas for the car. An orange glow peeks through the crack in the curtain as the neighbors whizz by on their way to the shelter.
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"Please note that this has some "spoilers" from the first bit of the book, but in no way is a huge amount that will ruin your experience to read the book for the first time.

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"Kate feels guilty about the death of her brother in law and best friend and lives a solitary life until a chance encounter leads her to a mysterious stranger. Is it too good to be true? What starts out as a love story turns into an unexpected thri..." Read more of this review »
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"The book interested me as I actually related to the main character. Well written, and built up speed as it went. Loved the end."
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The protagonist explores her own decaying marriage in a fresh and interesting way. I love psychological meanderings so this book touched a chord for me. What came across for me was a hunger to understand love and how it relates to the passing of ...more
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