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Charley Descoteaux

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Born
in Berkeley, CA, The United States
March 30, 1965

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Charley has always heard voices. She was relieved to learn they were fictional characters, and started writing when they insisted daydreaming just wasn’t good enough. In exchange, they’ve agreed to let her sleep once in a while. Charley grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area during a drought, and found her true home in the soggy Pacific Northwest. She has survived earthquakes, tornadoes, and floods, but couldn’t make it through one day without stories.

Rattle Charley's cages, she'd love to hear from you!

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Charley Descoteaux Hi Leanne640, thanks for asking! I'd love to someday but have nothing in the works--they've been quiet. I'll have to think about it, though, because…moreHi Leanne640, thanks for asking! I'd love to someday but have nothing in the works--they've been quiet. I'll have to think about it, though, because I'd like to know what happens next too! :)(less)
Charley Descoteaux If starting a new story doesn't work I'll take a break from writing to read, watch movies, or just get some exercise.
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Hand drawing heart in sand on the beachHappy Snippet Day!


Now that the witches are out in the world i’m turning my attention to my August release, Buchanan House, a nice, normal contemporary ERom. I’ve shared from it before, but not for a while.


Since it’s 4th of July weekend, here’s a slightly holiday themed snippet. Eric, the MC, is a chef so–fair warning–i’ve been told that reading this story will make you hungry. I must be hungry...

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Dreamspinner Press: Directing Traffic by Charley Descoteaux 2 21 Aug 19, 2013 08:28AM  
William Shakespeare
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”
William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream

Simone de Beauvoir
“She was ready to deny the existence of space and time rather than admit that love might not be eternal.”
Simone de Beauvoir, The Mandarins

John Green
“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

William W. Purkey
“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
William W. Purkey

Virginia Woolf
“Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.”
Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own

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message 4: by Cari

Cari Z. Thanks for the friending, Charley!


message 3: by Jenna

Jenna Brown Hi Charley! Thanks for taking my prompt. I love a little angst :D.

Looking forward to your story!


Josephine Myles Hi Charley! Thanks for friending me. I'm glad you enjoyed that post on Wave's :D

Jo x


message 1: by Macky

Macky Hey, Charley. Thanks for the invite and kind words about my reviews. It's great to have a new friend. :D


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