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Behind The Scenes

  I want to give you a little behind the scenes look into what made Flowers from Afghanistan. My husband retired after 26 years as a police officer and then an investigator in our city. He immediately was accepted as a trainer for police…

Grateful For Connections

Many times I have read people post complaints about the shallowness of social media. However, I have been thinking about the wonderful, real friendships I have been graced to build online. Among my online contacts are; nurses, wives of police officers, truckers, musicians, painters,…

Update: Traveling Robert’s Flight to Freedom

Traveling Robert shares details of his life and what created his thirst to experience new cultures: Flight to Freedom: The Story of my Life    

Bronze Medalist!

Flowers from Afghanistan has been awarded a bronze medal in the Literary Fiction category by the Military Writers Society of America. The award took place during the 2018 MWSA Awards Banquet held in Charleston, S.C.. Special thanks to Serena Chase, who did a phenomenal…

Flowers from Afghanistan: MWSA Contest Finalist

Flowers from Afghanistan is a finalist in the Military Writers Society of America 2018 contest. The actual awards (Gold, Silver, or Bronze) will be announced at MWSA’s General Membership Conference on November 9, 2018 in Charleston, South Carolina.

Interview with Theresa Lynn Hall

Friday’s Feature with Suzy Parish August 10, 2018 by Theresa Lynn Hall Flowers from Afghanistan by Suzy Parish Today is Suzy’s much anticipated “Release Day” of her debut novel, Flowers from Afghanistan. I’m thrilled to have her here today answering a few questions and…

What’s It Like To Be Greg Rabbitt, Creative Director?

I love researching my novels. It’s a mix of history, geography, and of course fascinating people! I’m fortunate to be able to interview people from all over the world. While researching Flowers from Afghanistan, I was privileged to get to know the creative director…

Who Grew The Flowers Featured On The Cover Of Flowers From Afghanistan?

Mary’s flowers symbolize hope, as the subtitle says, “Hope Blooms In Unexpected Places.”

Interview With Theresa Lynn Hall

Wednesday’s Writer with Suzy Parish June 13, 2018 by Theresa Lynn Hall Hope blooms in unexpected places Weighed down by guilt following the death of his two-year-old son, Mac McCann accepts a year-long position training police officers in Afghanistan. Leaving his wife Sophie to…

Socially Responsible Fiction

Wednesday Words – Suzy Parish MAY 30, 2018 ~ E.A. WEST Please welcome my fellow Pelican Book Group author Suzy Parish to The West Corner! ~~ Socially Responsible Fiction In 2011 my husband spent a year in Afghanistan, training locals to become police officers. He…

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