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My southern family have always enjoyed tall tales and spinning a good yarn. Early on, I realised that stories had tremendous power to inspire strong responses such as fear, laughter, love and even sorrow. It didn’t matter if the tale was found in the pages of a book, spoken in hushed tones around a Girl Scout campfire, or spouted at an old fashioned southern family reunion. This appreciation of stories motivated me to earn an English degree from Virginia’s Hollins University.
After a decade of working in marketing and sales, I became convinced I could write and sell one of the many stories buzzing around my brain. Fingers crossed, I left the marketing profession and devoted all my spare time to writing a novel. Soon after, I sold my first manuscript to Harlequin Historicals.
I currently reside in Virginia where I enjoy yoga, cooking, hiking and the occasional triathlon.
Name?| Pamela Britton Star sign?| Pisces What coffee would you like?| Almond Roca Mocha. And which cake can we get you?| Red Velvet, what else? What's your earliest childhood memory?| Riding a horse. What was your favourite lesson at school?| There is no such thing as a stupid question. If you could invite three people, dead or alive, to a dinner party...| Jane Austin, C.S. Lewis, George Clooney (for obvious reasons). What's your favourite quote?| "True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less." - C.S. Lewis Do you prefer sunrise or sunset?| Sunrise... and now I have that Fiddler on the Roof song stuck in my head, thank you very much. Love is...| putting others before yourself. What achievement are you most proud of?| My daughter. Describe what you can see right now?| I'm at a coffee shop and so I see people drinking coffee and, outside, cowboys and cowgirls walking around. Really. :) Who's your favourite writer?| Me. Kidding! Kidding!! Jane Austin. If you could go back and do it all again, what would you change?| Nothing. Life is all about learning lessons, some of them hard, some of them easy, but all of them for a reason. What's your favourite flower?| Roses. Who would play you in a movie about your life?| Hayden Panettiere because she's short, blond and seems to be something of a spitfire. And finally, the perfect man must have a...| ...sense of humour!!!