Leslie Zemeckis

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I have a popular Instagram account highlighting bestselling authors and their writing tips. I wrote the best selling FEUDING FAN DANCERS and BEHIND THE BURLY Q, GODDESS OF LOVE INCARNATE. ON IG @lesliezemeckis. FFD is about Sally Rand and Faith Bacon, showgirls from the 1930s. I am also an actor and award-winning documentarian. Sign up for my newsletter at www.lesliezemeckis.com

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The Four Winds

“The four winds have blown us here, people from all across the country, to the very end of this great land.”

For those of us in Montecito we are all too familiar with land we love, though lush and verdant it has on occasion “betrayed” us with drought, fires, mudslides. Still, California is the land of “milk and honey,” a place of opportunity, agricultural abundance and temperate climates.

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Excellent account of Mary Wollenscraft and her daughter - and author of Frankenstein - excellent story and prose - a page turner
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Loved this account of Ann Wedgewood (?) who shot her wealthy husband - and how Truman used the story later
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Loved it and love Anolik’s style which is Eve-esque - the behind the scenes stories of a fascinating and controversial - maybe not loveable, maybe she is - character
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Leslie Zemeckis C.J. wrote: "C.J. Heck
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Hello Leslie,
It's such a pleasure having you for a friend. I am looking forward to reading your work! Thank you and best wishes to you.
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HOPE YOU ENJOY IT!! CHEERS


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C.J. Heck C.J. Heck
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Hello Leslie,
It's such a pleasure having you for a friend. I am looking forward to reading your work! Thank you and best wishes to you.
Warmest regards,
CJ

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