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Katelyne Parker

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Katelyne Parker, the B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree for Literary Fiction, Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Finalist, and 2017 Illumination Book Award Winner, was born in 1972 in Brooklyn, New York, but came of age in south Florida. After she graduated from Barry University, she worked as an educator for over fifteen years. Her award-winning debut novel, HOSANNA, is a captivating story that will confront the mind and inspire the soul. Today, she lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and son. Learn more about Katelyne on her website and follow her on Facebook and Pinterest.

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Katelyne Parker How Should We Then Live? The Rise and Decline of Western Thought and Culture by Francis S. Schaeffer
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Some books, like some movies, are unforgettable. Hosanna by Katelyne Parker is one of those. Set in Georgia in the 1920s, Hosanna gives those unfamiliar with the life of those times, a disturbing macro view into the hearts, minds and souls of those caught in what appeared to be an unbridgeable gap between the entitled whites and the enslaved blacks. It’s a gap that can’t be closed, except in th...

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“I don't want to drain what little energy I have on hate, on envy, on blame. I'll need every last drop to better myself, so I can make what little impact I can in this world.”
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“I seek to humble myself, so I won't attract the harsh experiences that will.”
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“Only God can break through the variegated walls of skin to capture the one and only hue of the heart. One Blood.”
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“I seek to humble myself, so I won't attract the harsh experiences that will.”
Katelyne Parker, Hosanna

“I don't want to drain what little energy I have on hate, on envy, on blame. I'll need every last drop to better myself, so I can make what little impact I can in this world.”
Katelyne Parker, Hosanna

“Only God can break through the variegated walls of skin to capture the one and only hue of the heart. One Blood.”
Katelyne Parker, Hosanna

“Take the side of truth, you'll be right every time.”
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“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.”
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