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Florence Witkop

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Florence's stories begin as simple tales of contemporary life, often in small towns or the wilderness she knows so well. Where they go from there is what makes them special. There is always a strong sense of place. Often they skew reality slightly by crossing genres to contain paranormal, sci/fi, or fantasy elements. There is usually a romance and there are always characters her readers like and would enjoy having as friends.

Most of all, there is a story because what Florence does best is tell stories. Well plotted stories that carry the characters towards a logical conclusion that always includes a happy ending. Stories that shine light on the human condition while they celebrate the world we live in. Stories that her readers relate to and
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Florence Witkop I've never had writer's block. I'm pretty structured, so that might be why.
Florence Witkop the stories I write and the fact that I can write them at home.
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Spirit Legend

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The Eye of the Universe

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Down From the Mountain

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Wolf Legend

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Earth Legend

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The River Boy

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The Goldfish Pond

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Why Birds Fly

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The Tree Thing

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I recently answered a question on Quora. I chuckled as I wrote the answer because I could imagine the would-be professional writer seriously looking into the business side of writing for a living because I was in that same place a long time ago. I almost cried when magazines went bankrupt and my nice, comfortable …

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