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Ava Penn

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I write, I read, I cook. I work. I live and love. A wisher, a hope-er, a dreamer. A human. I've no illusions of grandeur, nor fame, nor fortune. I write simply for the joy of writing; and if others find joy in my writing, then all's the better.

Currently I'm working on my second novel - Snowboards & Tuxes and another short in the Graffiti Grind series. The short will be published by Beaten Track Publishing in a holiday anthology. Keep an eye on my blog for updates.

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Ava Penn It's available on Amazon, but I'm always willing to send a copy to a reader in exchange for an honest review. ^_^
Ava Penn In all frank honesty, I usually talk to my mother about it. Half the time, she's mostly only partially awake and I'm basically just talking to myself,…moreIn all frank honesty, I usually talk to my mother about it. Half the time, she's mostly only partially awake and I'm basically just talking to myself, but it helps. When I've tried to just talk to myself (an admission to my slight insanity) I get absolutely nothing!
Every once in a while, my mom gets a little embarrassed by the conversation, partly because she's a lesbian and I mainly write gay male romance and partly because what I write is proof that her little girl is not very sheltered or innocent. XD(less)
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Contrary Instincts

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Fleece, Fleas, and Flirtation

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My Sincerest and Most Humble Apologies to Everyone

I know that I basically dropped off the face of the earth, and I wanted to make apologies to people who I spoke with frequently or were waiting for new content from me.

There is no excuse for my lack of appearance. I will say that I've been dealing with a lot of personal issues including my carpal tunnel flaring up again. Also, I lost internet access for a while. Still, I could have gone to the... Read more of this blog post »
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Marie Sexton
“Jared?” His fingers were playing gently in my curls.
“Yes?” I was more than halfway asleep, perfectly warm and content, back in my own bed. With him.
“Say it for me.”
“You’re heavy.”
“No.”
“You’re a manipulative bastard.”
“No.” He was laughing.
“You’re right.”
He gave one hard tug on my hair. “That’s not it either.”
“I love you?”
He sighed contentedly. “That’s the one.”
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“THE FIRST TEN LIES THEY TELL YOU IN HIGH SCHOOL

1. We are here to help you.
2. You will have time to get to your class before the bell rings.
3. The dress code will be enforced.
4. No smoking is allowed on school grounds.
5. Our football team will win the championship this year.
6. We expect more of you here.
7. Guidance counselors are always available to listen.
8. Your schedule was created with you in mind.
9. Your locker combination is private.
10. These will be the years you look back on fondly.

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1. You will use algebra in your adult lives.
2. Driving to school is a privilege that can be taken away.
3. Students must stay on campus during lunch.
4. The new text books will arrive any day now.
5. Colleges care more about you than your SAT scores.
6. We are enforcing the dress code.
7. We will figure out how to turn off the heat soon.
8. Our bus drivers are highly trained professionals.
9. There is nothing wrong with summer school.
10. We want to hear what you have to say.”
Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak

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“I was like, Am I gay? Am I straight? And I realized...I'm just slutty. Where's my parade?”
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“Gone now was the tease. Gone was the lesson on the how's and why's. Now came the need…The need to finish, the need to come, and the need to be part of the other person.”
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Eepa *mm loving bookworm* So far Fleece, Fleas, and Flirtation is def. one of my favs from LL event. It's great fun to read and the world is very interesting one.

Thank you so much for writing it! =)


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Ava Penn Al wrote: ""

Aw, thanks, Al! Happy New Year to you too!


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Al


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Ava Penn kimosumiko wrote: "XD nooo I need to be thanking you~"

I'm always glad when I can help :)


| Maiko-chan | XD nooo I need to be thanking you~


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