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Tina DeSalvo

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Tina DeSalvo grew up in the suburbs of New Orleans, only minutes from the French Quarter. She moved to Cajun Country after college to take a job as a broadcast journalist. Like New Orleans had, the area offered Tina inspiration for her writing with its rich culture, unique traditions and interesting people. It was there, while working down the bayou, that she met and married her handsome Cajun husband, and they now have two wonderful sons.

In June 2008, Tina was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. In her journey to fight the deadly disease, she found Elli’s journey. Tina used her fears, emotions, triumphs and those of the people fighting cancer alongside of her, to create Elli’s story when Elli redefines her life after cancer in that wond
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Tina DeSalvo I don't. I fortunately never had it. I sit and I write. Sometimes the story doesn't flow as well as other times, but I keep typing away. What I do…moreI don't. I fortunately never had it. I sit and I write. Sometimes the story doesn't flow as well as other times, but I keep typing away. What I do have trouble with at times is getting my butt in the chair to write!(less)
Tina DeSalvo The very best thing about being a writer is being able to create characters I love to hang out with- then putting them in situations that challenge…moreThe very best thing about being a writer is being able to create characters I love to hang out with- then putting them in situations that challenge them. It is up there with getting to meet readers!(less)
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