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Elvy Howard

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I have a checkered past.
I may look like a grandma and love my grandkids to pieces, but in my heart lurks the soul of a rebel.
From my days as a hippy to becoming a "rabid feminist" and becoming Pitney Bowes' first female service rep, have been writing. I began college in my thirties and finished with a Master's degree, then worked in Juvenile Justice, Big Brother's Big Sisters, foster care, and hospice, and through it all wrote angst-filled poetry and short stories.
I dedicated my adult life to pursuing the right career (and raising kids, making dinner, and occasionally cleaning the house), and thought of writing as an absorbing hobby.
Only now, as a grandmother, do I understand those jobs were never more than research meant to inform my fi
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