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Shannon Celebi

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September 16, 1976

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Shannon Celebi writes speculative fiction in all its weird and wonderful forms. She lives in Ashland, Oregon with her husband, her son, two neurotic cats, and a dilapidated laptop named Persephone. Her short story collections, Small Town Ghosts and Small Town Demons are available for Kindle, Kindle Unlimited, and also in paperback.

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Shannon Celebi If I ever have writer's block, I know there's something going in in my life that I need to fix, so I try to take a good hard look at what is going on…moreIf I ever have writer's block, I know there's something going in in my life that I need to fix, so I try to take a good hard look at what is going on around me, figure out which issues I'm dealing with, then try to write that issue right out of my system.(less)
Shannon Celebi The best thing about being a writer is being able to connect with my readers. Writing is a solitary business. It’s just you and your characters and a…moreThe best thing about being a writer is being able to connect with my readers. Writing is a solitary business. It’s just you and your characters and a blank page you need to fill. Knowing that your work is touching someone, making them think in new ways, and bringing something different to their world, is a feeling I cannot, even as a writer, begin to articulate.(less)
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Small Town Ghosts

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Eleven Winters in Purgatory

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The stories were written well! I love the reasons for the stories that are explained after each one. Can't wait to read more by this author!"
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"The book kept me on my toes and made me want to keep reading. The only thing I was a little disappointed in was the ending. However, I can see a squeal in the making which I will read."
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“She also understood there was a hole in her heart where her son should be, that she was a wicked, selfish woman for wishing him back.”
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“When I was twenty-something, I asked my father, “When did you start feeling like a grownup?” His response: “Never.”
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“When I was twenty-something, I asked my father, “When did you start feeling like a grownup?” His response: “Never.”
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“She didn't tell him white folks couldn't love the same as coloreds. She couldn't love the same neither though, cuz more than half of her was white.”
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“Jeb'd said it was harder for a pretty girl to find work; even white men liked flowers, whether red or pink or blue.”
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“If she could hate this much she sure as hell had loved.”
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message 2: by Dale (last edited Jul 20, 2014 02:27PM)

Dale Thele Shannon, thank you for the Goodreads friend connect.
Wishing you the very best!


Shannon Melissa wrote: "Thanks for the friendship, Shannon! :-)"
Thanks to you too, Melissa! :-)


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