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Emma Shortt

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As a kid Emma wanted to be an astronaut, or maybe Captain Janeway. Because she didn't really think her career choices through very well she ended up in an everyday geek job, crunching numbers and sighing over syntax. It seemed a long way from the stars and in an effort to escape Emma decided to get serious about her other passion. Writing.

Several years later and Emma has yet to walk on the moon or sit in the Captain's chair, but she is still writing. She scribbles stories in all sorts of genres, contemporary, paranormal, post-apocalyptic, historical, sci-fi...if she hasn't tried it yet she will before long.

The only common theme is the romance. A hopeless romantic everything Emma writes has a love story in there somewhere.

Crying is such a weird thing. I mean, think about it, basically, you leak from your eyes because of an emotion that you're feeling. Sometimes it's because you're sad. It all becomes too much and the only release is to have a good old sob. Sometimes it's because you're happy and that is much the same.

I'm not the sort of person that cries very often. I much more the type that is all tense-jawed a... Read more of this blog post »
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"I received this book from Entangled Publishing in exchange of an honest review!

Welp, this was just amazing. Dual POV. Kick-ass girl. Some steamy scenes. And of course zombies! Zombies! Smart Zombies (welp, don't like the idea of zombies climbing t..." Read more of this review »
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I finally could read the second book! I had it on my kindle for a few weeks now, but I was waiting for October to come before I could read it. Hal..." Read more of this review »
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“Writing is like baking cupcakes, you're trying to make something from the raw. Like with cupcakes it's flour and eggs and stuff, and with books it's ideas and words. The end result is the same though, you want people to eat them up.”
Emma Shortt

“I write for the same reason I eat chocolate - because it is, undeniably a compulsion.”
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“I want you, Andrea, and it is my intention to have you.”
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“Dumbledore watched her fly away, and as her silvery glow faded he turned back to Snape, and his eyes were full of tears.
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