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Maria Grazia Swan

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Maria Grazia Swan was born in Italy, but this rolling stone has definitely gathered no moss. She lived in Belgium, France, Germany, in beautiful Orange County, California where she raised her family, and is currently at home in Phoenix, Arizona—but stay tuned for weekly updates of Where in the World is Maria Grazia Swan?

As a young girl, her vivid imagination predestined her to be a writer. She won her first literary award at the age of fourteen while living in Belgium. As a young woman Maria returned to Italy to design for—ooh-la-la—haute couture. Once in the U.S. and after years of concentrating on family, she tackled real estate. These days her time is devoted to her deepest passions: writing and helping people find happiness.

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Maria Grazia Swan AHAH!!! I either pull weeds or go snooping around Goodreads....mille grazie, ciao.
Maria Grazia Swan In my case it's better that chocolate, well, almost. When I write I forget all my troubles. I become the character I'm writing about...I cry and laugh…moreIn my case it's better that chocolate, well, almost. When I write I forget all my troubles. I become the character I'm writing about...I cry and laugh with her...and it's a very liberating process. You have license to kill or to make love... (less)
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“The man was more temperamental than she was. Not an easy feat. (Mina's view of Diego.)”
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“Anything and everything made her think about him. He was so much a part of her, embedded in her soul. [Mina and Diego]”
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“I felt clueless and nervous--pretty much the same way I'd been feeling ever since I came back from Italy.”
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Maria Swan Peg wrote: "Thank you for your Goodreads friendship, Maria."

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Maria Swan Savannah wrote: "Maria,
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Absolutely, following your lead.


Savannah Maria,
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