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Deborah L. Norris

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Deborah L. Norris is an accomplished author and motivational speaker with over twenty five years of experience. She has written numerous short stories and articles on health, emotional wellness, family, and cultural history. Norris’s expressive writing style quickly engages her readers and encourages them to sit back and enjoy an often nostalgic, magical journey.

She and husband Quincy have grown children and several delightful grandchildren. They make their home in beautiful Boise, Idaho where Deborah satisfies her passion for writing.

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Deborah L. Norris Simply stated, I put my hands up slowly and step away from the computer. Creativity requires inspiration. If my writing has hit a plateau then I need…moreSimply stated, I put my hands up slowly and step away from the computer. Creativity requires inspiration. If my writing has hit a plateau then I need to refuel my inspiration. The most inspiration-building activities I can personally engage in are conversing with positive, faith-filled people and going for a walk to take in the awesomeness of nature and my surroundings. Most importantly, I don’t stress over so-called ‘writer’s block’. Creativity and inspiration always return, and sometimes a break is exactly what is most needed. (less)
Deborah L. Norris My greatest enjoyment is found through communicating what I experience in the day by day occurrences of living, and bringing those unique moments to…moreMy greatest enjoyment is found through communicating what I experience in the day by day occurrences of living, and bringing those unique moments to life with words. Of course, it’s truly rewarding if my writings inspire, entertain, motivate, and hearten the reader. (less)
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[image error]I haven’t written for nearly two years. For an author, this admission is not a particularly good omen. Well on my way to a third publishing, a divine intervention was about to occur that would usher in an abrupt change of course. Banish book-writing, editing, and marketing. This was a higher calling, one that required writing to be placed on hold for as long as necessary. My new mi...

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“There is a hopeless longing for nostalgia that pervades the human soul, a return to the warm glow of remembrance or some imagined past.”
Deborah L. Norris, The House Guest: Pathway to Persuasion

“Innumerable victories are silently celebrated each day by those who maintain their courage.”
Deborah L. Norris

“Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful; for beauty is God’s handwriting — a wayside sacrament. Welcome it in every fair face, in every fair sky, in every fair flower, and thank God for it as a cup of blessing.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is a hopeless longing for nostalgia that pervades the human soul, a return to the warm glow of remembrance or some imagined past.”
Deborah L. Norris, The House Guest: Pathway to Persuasion

“Innumerable victories are silently celebrated each day by those who maintain their courage.”
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