Mary Deal

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Mary Deal is an Amazon bestselling, award-winning, multi-genre author of suspense/thrillers, romance, a short story collection, writers’ references, and self-help. She is a Pushcart Prize nominee, Artist and Photographer, and former newspaper columnist and magazine editor. She is currently writing the third story in her Sara Mason Mysteries.

She has traveled and has a lifetime of diverse experiences, all of which remain in memory as fodder for her fiction. A native of California’s Sacramento River Delta, where some of her stories are set, she has lived in England, the Caribbean, The Hawaiian Islands, and now resides in Scottsdale, Arizona. Her paintings and photography are also used to create gorgeous personal and household produ
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Mackey Mary, Thank you for the friend request!

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Mary Deal Congratulations, Glenna. Have you had your book edited? Am asking because I am putting a book of poetry together and have not begun to look for an editor of poetry.


Glenna or Multiplicity Hi Mary just letting you know that My first published bood of poetry will be coming out on Barnes&Nobles and Amazon about july end. Title is 'Tapestrys Of Life'

I am somewhat nervous at this new step out to share my world of thoughts as they are expressed on the printed page. Wish me luck!

Glenna


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Bill Robinson Hi! Mele, I'm a friend of Mary Deal.


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