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Elsa Kurt

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in Hartford, The United States
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Jane Austen, C.S. Lewis

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August 2017

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Hello! I'm a multi-genre author of several books (and will probably always be writing more!) I'm also a married mom of two grown daughters, a total daydreamer, nature lover, avid gardener, flower-loving, proudly awkward as heck woman thoroughly enjoying this stage in my life.
I love to create strong female characters who don't stay in the lines and the male characters who love them for it. I also weave the things I personally cherish into the stories. For instance, there's a high probability that you'll see a reference to Cary Grant (as well as others classic film stars) in my stories. Gardening, kayaking, dogs... yup, they find their way in there, too!
Writing professionally has been a lifelong dream, one that I only began to fulfill in my
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Elsa Kurt I struggle more with distractions, rather than block. Once I'm sitting & committed to writing, I fall pretty easily into my 'pretend world'.…moreI struggle more with distractions, rather than block. Once I'm sitting & committed to writing, I fall pretty easily into my 'pretend world'.(less)
Elsa Kurt The best thing about being a writer is definitely when a reader tells you they were moved/affected by something you wrote. I had more than a few peopl…moreThe best thing about being a writer is definitely when a reader tells you they were moved/affected by something you wrote. I had more than a few people tell me that Lost & Found Girls made them actually cry, which is a really big deal because I cried writing the scene!(less)
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5 Tips For Your Elevator Pitch

What’s An Elevator Pitch? I never like to assume everyone understands/knows these terms. While it’s a common phrase in some circles, it’s not it others. So, for those who don’t know: Your elevator pitch (in this case) is you “selling” yourself & your book to a potential reader in a short time… as in under […]


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