Constance Burris

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Constance Burris is a nerd, writer of diverse fiction, wife and mother. Most of her stories are speculative fiction. She was lost moment she read her first science fiction story in kindergarten about people living on Venus. When she discovered no one live there, she was heartbroken, but it didn't affect her love for all things fantastical.

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Constance Burris The best thing about being a writer is bringing my characters to life. They all want to have their stories told. Whenever I hit publish, I feel like I…moreThe best thing about being a writer is bringing my characters to life. They all want to have their stories told. Whenever I hit publish, I feel like I've done them justice.

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There Can Be Only One

For a long time I had it in my head that I could only work on one project a time. Working on two was just an excuse to procastinate. But the talented Ines Johnson keeps posting her productivity pictures on Facebook and she works on atleast two projects at a time and she’s super productive.


So for the past month, I decided to do something different. I’m working on three projects:


Editing Worlds Apart

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Constance Burris Gisele wrote: "Happy Birthday!"

Thank You!


Gisele Walko Happy Birthday!


Gisele Walko Be safe from the tornadoes, Lady!! I'm enjoying Chalcedony.


Dustin Hi, good day to you, Constance!

How are you today?

I thought you and I were already GR friends, but I guess not..? Thank you for the request, I really appreciated it.:)


Enjoy the rest of your day and have an awesome week!!


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