Cindy McDermott

Biography

Cindy McDermott is an internationally award-winning writer and video producer with 25 years experience in communications for the nonprofit, industrial and military sectors.

She retired in 2006 as a Commander in the United States Navy as a Public Affairs Officer with nearly 21 years of service.
In addition to her writing, she is committed to helping military veterans, suffering from the invisible wounds of war, find a way to negotiate their pathway of hope and recovery.

In 2016, she co-founded the non-profit, Moral Injury Association of America, to bring assistance to military veterans suffering with Moral Injury, by using intensive group therapy as a treatment. The charity also teaches vets writing techniques, tips and tools, enabling them to tell their military stories and begin the healing process.

Visit her webpage at www.cindymcdermott.com to learn more.

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Books

The Congregants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Jill Fountaine returns to her backwoods hometown in the Ozarks to plan her fourth marriage. But her dream church wedding turns into a nightmare as she clashes with the bossy Women’s Altar Guild Society ladies, gets caught up with a murderous payday loan company and falls for the handsome preacher officiating her wedding. Jill will need all the prayers she can muster to get out of this crazy mess.
Working with Really Stupid People: The Executives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A CPA emptied her bank accounts and her ex-husband sits in jail, charged in a multi-million dollar scam. Jill Fountaine's forced to take a job at Deep Pockets Bank and Trust to solve the case and get back her money. Jill finds herself in one silly adventure after another as she tries to clear her ex while while dodging a desperate group of crooks, reaching into the bank’s top executives.
Working with Really Stupid People: The Relatives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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After a long absence, Jill Fountaine has rushed to the family farm to stop her parents from making a terrible decision. But money-hungry siblings and in-laws, land developers, county officials and a devilish pastor hinder her at every step. She calls upon her spinster aunt, a high school flame and one of her three ex-husbands for help during her odd-ball backwoods investigation.
Working with Really Stupid People: The Neighbors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
“Hate them all. At least you’re consistent.” That’s the mantra followed by Association Manager Jill Fountaine as she deals with sleazy creepos, know-it-alls, manipulators and “really stupid” people who live in her development. Commons at the Arms, or Commons at the Armpits as she calls it, offers hilarious situations with Jill and her homeowners in this new book by author C.L. McDermott

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