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Donna DM Yates
Attended Brigham Young University
Lives in Salt Lake City, Utah USA
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Tricia Drammeh interviews me on her site 'Authors to Watch.' Thank you for the opportunity, Tricia.
Today's guest is DM Yates. Her published works include Always, The Lone Hero, Gingerbread Castle, and Stepping Stones to Love, Honour and Respect. She's also a contributor to Strange Portals, a fan...
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Please make sure you're following me on the google page I've just linked because I'll be closing this one in the new year.
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My friend Joleene Naylor did a post on my children's holiday rhyme book. Thank you, Joleene.
Do you have your e-copy yet? It's only 99cents from amazon or almost anyplace that sells e-books http://www.amazon.com/Gingerbread-Castle-DM-Yates-ebook/dp/B00HFJJLTU/
Yes, it’s time to start finding gifts for friends and families. Why not make it easy this year? Stop shopping until you drop. This year, support Indie Authors. Through November and December several...
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From Chapter 56 of Penniless Hearts.... Channel 9 News "I should have brought a first aid kit.” Now he needed to figure out the shortest path back to the television news chopper. “Those bruises are going to hurt.” “Don’t re...
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‘I keeel you.’     I don’t know why my daughter insists on talking to and threatening me in a Mexican accent – she was born and brought up in London.     Apparently I’m to be keeeeeled because I cannot come up with a reason...
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hello beautiful woman....I have 100kgs with my delivery agent in Germany and I need some money to give to her...she can bring it to you where ever you are after I pay you I will collect it am not in European now..you can take some of the gold if you like..thank you. my email eddyblay21@gmail.com
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            As I mentioned earlier, I’m going to post a new story every week or so about Ian Grant’s journey to Indiana, where the events of The Notorious Ian Grant take place. The first one I posted some time ago, and it rec...
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This column did get printed in time for Fire Prevention Week—it’s just late getting online. But really, shouldn’t something like this be all year round? Meanwhile, the new publisher has allowed me to write a farewell column ...
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I was a quiet shy child who spent my summers at the library. Nothing made me happier than traveling to other places through the written words of a story. One day my mother surprised me with 'A Child's Garden of Verses' by Robert Louis Stevenson. My favorite poem was 'The Swing' and I still love ...
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One type of poem you may have studied in school is the sonnet. Typically, they have 14 lines and the rhyme sequence differentiates an Italian sonnet from an English sonnet. The Italian sonnet line-rhymes are as follows: abbaa...
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What a wonderful give-away of childrens books and just in time for Christmas.
Eight gifts to choose from! All books are previously owned so you may find a little wear and tear, but all are in at least good condition. Pussy Cat talks to her kittens & Bunny and his woodland friends are hardbacks the rest are paperbacks. Eight chances to win a vintage book or books see end ...
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      Determined to drive to Indiana and make up with his family, B-list celebrity Ian Grant is barely out of L.A. when he runs into two cops in a diner--and, as is his nature, decides to mess with them. Which might not have ...
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Just Judy sounded like a catchy kind of title when I started to write this, but that was before most of the Judy annuals in stock sold. I'm now down to the last three hence the title - Just Judy – or maybe not! Judy for girls, 1970; Lots of stories and picture strips including Fay Farrell nurse, ...
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I write poetry and stories. I no longer work out of the home.
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Salt Lake City, Utah USA
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Believe in yourself and dream above the clouds. I do and I believe in you.
Introduction
I am an avid reader of both fiction and non-fiction, reading several books at one time. I love crafts and quiet activities. I also write stories and poems.  All my works are published under the name DM Yates with more published works due out this year. Please follow me on my professional page: DM Yates
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I have an AA/BA and am a member of Alpha Chi. I have published several works from childrens books to adult novels and poetry
Education
  • Brigham Young University
    Classical Chinese & Ling
    I attended Ricks Jr College majoring in French and German, Church College of Hawaii majoring in Mandarin and Chinese History and BYU majoring in Classical Chinese and Linguistics.
  • Harbor High School
    Languages
    I attended Harbor High School, majoring in College Prep Courses, English, Literature, and French.
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