Shelly Jarvis

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Shelly Jarvis began working on The Dreamwalker thanks to a writing assignment in Mrs. Burger's eleventh grade English class, but her passion for writing developed at seven when she wrote a Halloween tale about a witch and a ghost who became best friends.

Shelly Jarvis began reading at three years old, writing at four, and putting together her own short stories (drawings included) at five. The love of reading and desire to write being instilled at such a young age, it carried through the years with Shelly, molding and shaping her ideas, growing her imagination, and influencing her day to day life.

As a teenager, Shelly fell deeply in like with poetry and convinced herself she was far deeper than her peers, vastly more in tune with
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Shelly Jarvis Go somewhere you can truly be away from distractions. For me, it is a restaurant without internet where the waitress brings me a pot of coffee when…moreGo somewhere you can truly be away from distractions. For me, it is a restaurant without internet where the waitress brings me a pot of coffee when she sees me come in. I sit in a booth away from everything and just start typing until I find my groove.(less)
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The Dreamwalker

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The Misadventures of Mr. Ti...

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Rise of the Chosen

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The Mad King (Parts 1-3)

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Old Friends (The Mad King #3)

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I'm Bad at This.

I often hear that as an indie author, I need to blog. I'm supposed to write things and post on social media to build an audience. But I'm really awful at it. Proof of this is the fact that it has been a year and a day since my last blog post. Worse is that I want to write about exactly the same topic as last time, only the updated 2017 version. So eff it, that's what I'm gonna write. Though I w... Read more of this blog post »
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