Emma Cyrus

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Emma was born in West Virginia and lived there until she was in high school, when her family moved to Pittsburgh. After high school, she went to Boston to go to college. She worked in different small and startup businesses until she moved into a yoga community in Pennsylvania. There, she’s worked on various projects and taught yoga.
She started the Father Ambrose series as a way of pulling together her love of good mystery stories with her deepening appreciation of the real-life magic and mystery of inner work. Father Ambrose has many characteristics in common with the leaders of her community, but his voice is probably hers, or at least what she thinks her voice would be, if she were living inside the parameters of his life.
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Review: Two Kinds of Truth from a Writer's Perspective

Like with Cold Earth in the previous post, my appreciation of the Bosch character (and his colleagues and family) is rounded and expanded by Amazon Prime’s production of Bosch. Because Connelly is one of the producers, I think the title character, played by Titus Welliver, is true to the books. When I read Two Kinds of Truth, I could ‘see’ Bosch, his house in the Hollywood Hills, his former par...

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Although Bork is a screenwriter, his book provides solid guidance for novelists as well. His premise is that a well-articulated “idea” must grab the attention of industry gatekeepers in synopsis form.
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Couldn't finish. I couldn't care less about these people. I admit I didn't get very far into the book, but a book should make you care about SOMEBODY early on.
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