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Elaine Dodge

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Elaine was born in Zambia, grew up in Zimbabwe and currently lives in South Africa. Books have filled her life from the very beginning. After art college where she trained as a designer, Elaine worked in design, advertising and local and international broadcast television. It was only a few years ago that she realized what she had always wanted to do was tell stories. She feels most alive when she's writing, and delights in letting her imagination run riot. Storytelling is her passion. ...more

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Elaine Dodge There's no such thing as writer's block. If, for some reason (lack of discipline, sleep, food, rent money, missing muse - that one always cracks me up…moreThere's no such thing as writer's block. If, for some reason (lack of discipline, sleep, food, rent money, missing muse - that one always cracks me up, like the muse is some kind of uncontrollable sprite that does what it wants; bum on seat, start writing anything, the muse will appear), as I was saying, if you're stuck on a story, write a different one, anything, set yourself a goal - short story of 500 words before the bathwater has run, start with, 'It's a hell of a lot better than the last place!' (less)
Elaine Dodge The same thing as being a reader - you can step out of your current situation, life, location, era and live a completely different one, one of your ch…moreThe same thing as being a reader - you can step out of your current situation, life, location, era and live a completely different one, one of your choice for as long as you are writing or reading.(less)
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"After reading the first book in the series (Harcourt's mountain), I had to read the second. It didn't disappoint. Thank you to the author Elaine Dodge for transporting me out of my lock-down house and into the Canadian mountains."
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This was finger error and I couldn't undo it. I also can't review this as I wrote it, but the NY Literary Magazine seemed to like it as they awarded it their Best Story award! So that was great! ...more
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