Kim Boykin

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Kim Boykin was raised in her South Carolina home with two girly sisters and great parents. She had a happy, boring childhood, which sucks if you’re a writer because you have to create your own crazy. PLUS after you’re published and you’re being interviewed, it’s very appealing when the author actually lived in Crazy Town or somewhere in the general vicinity.

Almost everything she learned about writing, she learned from her grandpa, an oral storyteller, who was a master teacher of pacing and sensory detail. He held court under an old mimosa tree on the family farm, and people used to come from all around to hear him tell stories about growing up in rural Georgia and share his unique take on the world.

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Kim Boykin I don't get it often, but when I do, it's just part of the "birthing" process for that story. The trick is to believe my way to the other side of the…moreI don't get it often, but when I do, it's just part of the "birthing" process for that story. The trick is to believe my way to the other side of the block and finish the story. Trust in the story, it wants to be told and will be in its own time.(less)
Kim Boykin Having all these story inside of me all these years and finally finding an audience for them. It's addictive and wonderful.
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