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Sherry Jones
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Attended University of Montana - Missoula
Lives in Spokane, Washington
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Before last night's Blackberry Smoke concert. After the show, my smile was 3 times as wide! Hair! Terrific songs! And we rode the rail all night! Met some very cool people, too.
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If you've been receiving emails of my Google+ posts, I apologize. It was an accident. I usually send emails only very judiciously -- please forgive the spam!
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What do our clothes say about us? For the moment, my sweat pants, hoodie, and black glasses say I’m a scrubby writer. A few years ago, my track clothes and stop watch said I was a coach—someone who...
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One of the many things to love about Spokane. ❤️
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And the moonlight gave it such a thrilling, wild, romantic sheen. I wanted to jump in!
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I am still pinching myself. :D
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Because every step in the process of getting a novel published is a thrill, I'm sharing with you the full description of THE SHARP HOOK OF LOVE, posted today by Simon & Schuster. What a beautiful job they've done with it! I can't wait to reveal the cover, as well...
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De Niro on writers...
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Hot first date! We had a blast. :)
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One of my ghostwriting clients -- JR Reagan, Chief Innovation Officer at Deloitte & Touche, LLP -- gives a fascinating talk on the innovators among us. You, too, can be an innovator!
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Did you see my interview with Heather Webb? Come on over to Book Trib and read about the passionate, wild, big-hearted Josephine Bonaparte and how she became the first Empress of the French.
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Occupation
Author, THE SHARP HOOK OF LOVE: A Tale of Heloise and Abelard, coming October 2014 from Simon & Schuster/Gallery; also, "Four Sisters, All Queens," "The Jewel of Medina," and "The Sword of Medina." As a freelance copywriter and editor I work for major clients including UBS, Deloitte, and Itron, and have a long, 30-+-year history as a journalist. I'm also a public speaker, human rights advocate, women's equality advocate, and book blogger.
Skills
Fiction writing, writing copy that sings, editing fiction and non-fiction, translating corporate-ese into English, and speaking to crowds.
Employment
  • Self-employed
    reelance copywriter and editor, 2013 - present
    Writing and editing copy including newsletters, brochures, white papers, employee manuals, internal company documents, blog posts, web content and more for clients including Itron Inc., Deloitte, UBS, Ten5 Marketing, the Smith-Barbieri Progressive Fund, Design Science, Inland Northwest Health Services, and more. Specializing in business writing and innovative technologies.
  • Self-employed
    Author, 2008 - present
  • Journalist
    Newspapers everywhere, 1979 - 2009
    Award-winning reporting on topics including sports, education, government, health, crime, the environment, travel, cuisine, business, and the arts for newspapers in North Carolina, suburban Philadelphia and Montana. Published articles in national and regional publications including Newsweek, CMJ, Adventure West, Pacific Northwest Magazine, The Farmer's Almanac, Cowboy, the Furrow, Farm Journal, and Rider.
Places
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Currently
Spokane, Washington
Previously
Missoula, Montana - Bozeman, Montana - Helena, Montana - Livingston, Montana - Wilsall, Montana - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Kinston, North Carolina - Del Rio, Texas - Alamogordo, New Mexico - Trenton, North Carolina - Goldsboro, North Carolina - Spangdalem A.F.B., Germany - Amarillo, Texas
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Go to my website for the full story, plus video, excerpts, and more!
Bragging rights
Published novelist in twenty languages. Plays Mozart's "Fantasy in D Minor" from memory. Makes the world's best lasagna. Got the hell out of Kinston, N.C.
Education
  • University of Montana - Missoula
    English/Creative Writing/Honors, 2001 - 2006
  • Montana State University - Bozeman
    English, 1992 - 1994
  • Lenoir Community College
    General, 1979 - 1981
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Female
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In a relationship