Amy Vastine

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Amy Vastine has been plotting stories in her head for as long as she can remember. An eternal optimist, she studied social work, hoping to teach others how to find their silver lining. Now, she enjoys creating happily ever afters for all to read. Amy lives outside Chicago with her high school sweetheart-turned-husband, three fun-loving children, and their sweet but mischievous puppy dog.

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Amy Vastine Great questions and thanks for the compliment! I have no idea what made me go from social worker to writer. It was simply me taking a hobby and making…moreGreat questions and thanks for the compliment! I have no idea what made me go from social worker to writer. It was simply me taking a hobby and making it into something more. I am so fortunate to get to do two things I love! I am often inspired by music/songs. Sometimes it's just one line that gets me thinking. I wonder what would make someone feel that way or what happened to get people to this point? Before you know it, I have a whole story outlined! I do have Pinterest boards for everything I write. You can follow me there by following this link - https://www.pinterest.com/vastine7. (less)
Amy Vastine Sometimes the best thing to do when I have writer's block is to step away. Staring at the same screen, with the same words, is not helpful. I might re…moreSometimes the best thing to do when I have writer's block is to step away. Staring at the same screen, with the same words, is not helpful. I might read or spend time with my family or even clean the house! Giving my brain a break from being creative is usually the best medicine. Other times, writing something completely different can help. A short story or maybe just an outline for a new idea can help me break the spell I sometimes feel under when I have writer's block! The key is remembering not to give up but to go back and keep writing, even if you have to scrap somethings.(less)
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So happy this series isn’t over yet!!

Restore Me is another fantastic addition to the Shatter Me series. So many twists and turns. Can’t wait for more.
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Sweet story with wonderful cast of characters!

My heart was breaking for Janie at the beginning of this story. She's a widow raising four kids on her own, I could imagine how tough each day was. Enter Aidan, who is gorgeous and brilliant but a little
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message 4: by Amy

Amy Vastine Thanks for finding me here! I am so glad you are going to give THE WEATHER GIRL a go. I hope you like it :) Happy New Year!


Lovella Hello, thank you for accepting my friend request! I read all your fanfics before, so I'm gonna try out The Weather Girl. I'm sure I'll love it. Hope you're well. :)


message 2: by Amy

Amy Vastine Jen wrote: "Hello, thanks for the add. I've been following you since you wrote Fridays at noon, I love your writting. Can't wait for your first book. =)"
Thanks, Jen! I so appreciate the support :)


message 1: by Jen (last edited Dec 01, 2013 09:57PM)

Jen Hello, thanks for the add. I've been following you since you wrote Fridays at noon, I love your writting. Can't wait for your first book. =)


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