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Kathleen Varn

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Kat Varn’s love affair with words manifested when she turned four and taught herself to read. As she grew older, books and reading were an escape from responsibility. As the oldest daughter in a transient Navy family, words fed her imagination to embrace adventure and magical worlds. Kat was drawn to the strength of little girls in The Little Princess and The Secret Garden.

Eventually, Kat dove into journaling between the pages of beautiful leather notebooks, recording her children’s infant landmarks. Journaling also helped her find solace in the grief of a toxic relationship. Throughout her journey to extract her family from oppression, she explored the idea of freedom through allegorical short stories. In the midst of angst and soul search
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Kathleen Varn There are two sides to that sword! I loved journaling and preserving memories. My sisters and I were good at mixing humor with hardship and it carried…moreThere are two sides to that sword! I loved journaling and preserving memories. My sisters and I were good at mixing humor with hardship and it carried into my adult life. I hope readers enjoy or relate to various emotional experiences both high and low.

The other side is meeting and talking with other writers. They have unique minds and creative approaches to their own writing styles. To me, it is like holding a jewel into a light and observing all facets. I admire anyone who dares to weave a story with fonts. (less)
Kathleen Varn A killer clown, a zombie, and a black hooded burglar crept through the polished Brazilian cherry floors and carefully reached for their sister’s door …moreA killer clown, a zombie, and a black hooded burglar crept through the polished Brazilian cherry floors and carefully reached for their sister’s door knob. Before they opened it, they each unsheathed the unused hunting knives and nodded. (less)
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From The Edge of America… East Coast!

Tail feathers2020 has surely shaken so many tail feathers! But from the eyes of this 61 year old Baby Boomer, Cold War/Cuban Missile Crisis/Vietnam (etc) but did miss out on Flower Child label… I’ve seen much and been blessed to be here. I’m of sound … body? So Covid hasn’t been a huge worry for me but definitely aware of those around me who could be susceptible or just fearful. All the same, it is a balancing

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Took this book to Folly Beach among a stack of TBR for stay-cation. I won the book during Eldonna Edwards' 5 day blog in June. Being a Baby Boomer but on the fringe of hippies and communes, her character and story line put me in the middle of the 'fa ...more
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I'm a skeptic when it comes to being lured by a 'best selling author' label BUT I loved and devoured Cassandra King Conroy's intimate look into her journey with and without Pat Conroy. The depth of their understanding of once in a lifetime partners, ...more
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Kathleen Varn Thanks Kimberly! Left my kindle fire in Seoul! Need to get my books back!


Kimberly Thanks for adding me as a friend Kathleen! :)


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