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Caryn Mahan

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I wrote my first story in third grade. It was about an Oriole family. I have a love for the written word and have devoured books by great authors over a reading lifetime of sixty years. I firmly believe in the notion that a writer must also be a reader. I also firmly believe I gained a veritable treasure trove of writing skills through my reading. Writers such as James Michener, JR Tolkein, Leon Uris, Robert Jordan, Carol O'Connell, Albert Payson Terhune, Anna Sewell, Edgar Allen Poe, and so many more I could list, have had immeasurable influence in my writing.
I took up a pen, rather a keyboard, after I single-handedly raised my children. A work injury while not a good thing gave me time to devote to a great passion of mine, becoming an au
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Diana (Darling's Daughters Book 1) Diana by Rita Kruger

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Darling’s Daughters: Diana Book One
By Rita Kruger

This is a small town romance with a twist. Diana Brown has lived her more than comfortable life knowing who she is. The famous artist, Rose Brown’s daughter. After her mother’s death that life comes tumbling down. She is not who she thought. Yes, still Rose Brown’s daughter, sister to Kim, but everythin Read more of this blog post »
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