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Elizabeth (Liz) Thompson

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I grew up in small town America. My hearing loss was discovered in 4th grade but nothing was done. My first book begins in 4th grade moving to and past my first successful cochlear implant in 2002. But it's not chronological at all. My writing is to encourage all readers to just keep moving and rely on what you can do, not what you cannot.

I loved being a reporter and I believe I was better at journalism because I had to work so hard for each story. I truly felt I owned the stories once submitted.

I love to write and still publish a column in our local paper. My second book, "God Whispers: Nudges, Fudges and Butterfly Moments" was published in September 2012 and a second edition was published in April 2013 with a new publisher - and also as
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Elizabeth (Liz) Thompson Strangely, this hasn't happened much to me. It's possible I didn't recognize it as such. When I'm struggling to get my writing all together and it doe…moreStrangely, this hasn't happened much to me. It's possible I didn't recognize it as such. When I'm struggling to get my writing all together and it doesn't happen in my time frame, maybe that's writer's block. I set my work aside, do something very different, like bake bread, take the dog outside or call a friend. Then when I come back to work, I'm refreshed and often my writing is refreshed as well. I don't like to force writing, even on deadline. I let the deadline, or struggle, guide me to the finish.(less)
Elizabeth (Liz) Thompson I can write anywhere! I don't necessarily need a computer either. I'm from the old school of pen and paper so as long as I have an idea and something …moreI can write anywhere! I don't necessarily need a computer either. I'm from the old school of pen and paper so as long as I have an idea and something to write with and on, I'm good to go. But do give me a computer for the long run. The next best thing is when I'm done writing something and while I read it I get a tingle in the base of my skull - then I know it's right. Sounds nutty, right? It's what works for me. And it's usually after editing my work more times than I can remember. I like this personal struggle to write what I want to say and in the manner I had hoped to say it.(less)
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Food bank turns 40 as local need intensifies

Day by Day: Food bank turns 40 as local need intensifies By LIZ THOMPSON August 9, 2020 This Week News Rearranging food containers to make room in a packed-full fridge is a delicious plight not everyone has. Matt Habash, president and CEO of Mid-Ohio Food Collective, tells a story about a mother who came to […]
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“Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, the last of life, for which the first was made. Our times are in his hand who saith, 'A whole I planned, youth shows but half; Trust God: See all, nor be afraid!”
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Elizabeth A second edition of my book "God Whispers, Nudges, Fudges and Butterfly Moments" was released this year (2013)with a new publisher, Father's Press. It is now an E-book as well. You can find it on www.fatherspress.com, Amazon and Barnes and Noble in print or E-book. I'd love to hear from you if you read it.


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Ann Keller Thanks, Elizabeth. I added Tine to Live, A Tine to Die to my list of books to be read. Sounds intriguing!


Elizabeth Shalonda wrote: "Thank you for the friendship. I do pray that your weekend is wonderful! Peace"

You are most welcome.


Shalonda Williams-McClendon Thank you for the friendship. I do pray that your weekend is wonderful! Peace


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