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Carma Spence

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Born
in Santa Rosa, Calif., The United States
August 26

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August 2007

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I have been a storyteller all my life. I showed an aptitude for writing at an early age. My first attempts were in fiction at the tender age of 4. And then in the 4th Grade, my teacher (bless her heart) pulled me aside one day after school and told me I should really consider a career in writing.

I took those words to heart and they have sustained me when the going got rough.

In college, while earning a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, I discovered science writing and went on to pursue a Master's degree in Journalism specializing in this area. I built a career in science and health marketing communications and public relations for more than 20 years, plying my craft to communicate complex topics to a lay audience.

Once I ventured out on my own, I
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Carma Spence Oh, my goodness, I've been so busy I hardly have time to read. I'm working through four books right now, but my favorite is "The Best of Issac Asimov.…moreOh, my goodness, I've been so busy I hardly have time to read. I'm working through four books right now, but my favorite is "The Best of Issac Asimov." It's my "light" reading for the summer.(less)
Carma Spence I switch to another project. That's why I am always working on multiple writing projects. When I get blocked on one, I switch to another. I find that …moreI switch to another project. That's why I am always working on multiple writing projects. When I get blocked on one, I switch to another. I find that that this not only keeps me writing, but it gives my subconscious time to work out that pesky block!(less)
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