Kathy Lynn Harris

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Kathy Lynn Harris was lucky enough to grow up in a ranching family in rural South Texas — surrounded by flat, dry land; mesquite trees; Larry McMurty books; and colorful, real-life characters who knew how to work hard, get their hands dirty, and drink straight whiskey on Saturday night.

She’s eaten fried rattlesnake, braised squirrel, and just about every part of a cow that’s edible, except the testicles. (A girl must have standards.) She attempted vegetarianism for two weeks in 1999, her spirit eventually broken by her dad’s barbecue sausage and her mom’s world-famous chicken-fried steak.

More than 10 years ago now, Kathy packed up her boots and left Texas to make the move to Colorado—to live out her dream of being a kick-ass, back-to-nature
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UnknownIt’s not a secret to anyone who knows me, or reads my work, that the last two and a half years have been the crappiest on record for me. And by crappy, I mean moldy garbage full of week-old salmon crappy. I mean two entire years of shrunken donkey balls and snake excrement. (Snakes do poop, right? I’m too tired to Google it.)


I lost my hero, my sweet and funny dad, in July 2015. I knew I’d lose...

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Average rating: 3.73 · 103 ratings · 20 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Blue Straggler

3.42 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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A Good Kind of Knowing

3.91 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Higgenbloom and the Dancing...

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