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Susan I. Spieth

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Susan I. Spieth graduated from West Point in 1985 and served five years in the Army as a Missile Maintenance Officer. After completing her military service, she attended Seminary where she earned a Master of Divinity degree. She is an ordained clergywoman in the United Methodist Church, having served five churches as Pastor/Associate Pastor for seventeen years. Susan and her husband have two children and live in PA.

The Gray Girl Series depicts authentic experiences of the early years when the United States Military Academy first admitted women cadets. Jan Wishart is both heroine and troublemaker. She and her friends sometimes create their own dilemmas but mostly solve the larger issues they face while at West Point in the early 1980's. Gra
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Susan I. Spieth Just got it back from editor...so another re-write round....hope to have it up and running by end of Jan. Still need cover finalized too. Also, I sent…moreJust got it back from editor...so another re-write round....hope to have it up and running by end of Jan. Still need cover finalized too. Also, I sent to Tracy Seymour for a big picture read...but haven't heard back for a while, so I need to just move on with the feedback I have. It's a bit different than GG--little more coming of age...
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Susan I. Spieth I will often just keep writing...write in a journal, write a letter to a friend, write an blog post, write a "to-do" list, write, write, write. And in…moreI will often just keep writing...write in a journal, write a letter to a friend, write an blog post, write a "to-do" list, write, write, write. And in between the extraneous writing, I garden, play tennis, go running, read and/or do anything that I enjoy or that relaxes me. I try not to worry about it...it's a common problem. Eventually, the inspiration comes back. Thankfully. (less)
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5.0 out of 5 starsAnother GREAT story in this series.
September 5, 2019
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"This was my favorite of the Gray Girl series. Jan Wishart is the cadet who has the worst luck in the world, but never backs down. She also says the things that I wish I had said when I was a cadet. In her final year at West Point, she is determine..." Read more of this review »
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Having read all three books in the series, I can honestly say that I recommend the Gray Girl series to everyone. Honor, country, and the lives of cadets at West Point, is fascinating and endearing. I'm amazed at what they..." Read more of this review »
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