Kathy Lynn Harris

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Kathy Lynn Harris

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Texas, The United States




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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

Grief, an exploration in words

grief is trying to breathe grief is too soon grief is no and no and no grief is feeling a heartbeat stop, gone from beneath your fingers and breaking the earth in two. grief is cumulative grief is one times … Continue reading →
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Published on August 31, 2020 07:31
Average rating: 3.72 · 130 ratings · 21 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Blue Straggler

3.55 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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A Good Kind of Knowing

3.86 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2013
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