Laurie Buchanan

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A cross between Dr. Dolittle, Nanny McPhee, and a type-A Buddhist, I'm an active listener, observer of details, payer of attention, reader and writer of books, kindness enthusiast, and an unabashed optimist.

I'm a former holistic health practitioner and transformational life coach. My doctorate is in holistic health with an emphasis in energy medicine. My first two books, Note to Self and The Business of Being are nonfiction. They're designed to motivate, inspire, and transform.

My current work in progress is a suspense/thriller series that's a ticking time-bomb of simmering tension with no downtime for the reader. The research is taking me to places I never thought I'd go; it tends to make my internet search history a bit unnerving...

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Laurie Buchanan Gianna wrote: "Hi, Laurie,

Thank you for making me your friend. I love cats, and I write Regency romance including Pride and Prejudice variations.

Hope you have a lovely week.

Gianna Thomas"







So nice to meet you Gianna. I hope you have a great week too!

Laurie


Gianna Thomas Hi, Laurie,

Thank you for making me your friend. I love cats, and I write Regency romance including Pride and Prejudice variations.

Hope you have a lovely week.

Gianna Thomas


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