Murphy Daley

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Murphy Daley has been writing stories, poems and essays since she was a child. Born Elizabeth Green in Anchorage, Alaska, she moved to California in her early 20s to finish college.

Never imagining that her ordinary life would be interesting to others, she submitted an essay to a writing contest there. She won the humorous essay award, and found her voice. Her stories drawn from life have entertained many since that time, developing a circle of fans.

She lives with her family in the foothills of Los Angeles county and is always working on her next project.

If it’s true for everybody, it must be true for you. Or The universal is personal. Imagine if the world started spinning more slowly. What would that mean? The end of the world, right? But slowly. And gradually. And things … Continue reading →
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Veronica Dale Glad to be friends on Goodreads. I notice we like a lot of the same books!
---Veronica "Vernie" Dale: Blood Seed and Night Cruiser: Short Stories about Creepy, Amusing or Spiritual Encounters with the Shadow


Murphy Daley Tom wrote: "Murphy,

Welcome to my circle of friends.

Blessings,

Tom"


Thanks Tom!


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Tom Blubaugh Murphy,

Welcome to my circle of friends.

Blessings,

Tom


message 1: by Kyra

Kyra Halland Hi! Nice to meet you, and thanks for accepting my friend request :)


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