Desiree Lane


Desiree Lane Dixon grew up in the south and spent her summers in Selma, AL. She was the middle child in a large family. It was said that she suffered from the middle child syndrome and would certainly strive for individuality. Her creativity inspired her to begin sketching short stories, poems, and novella’s. She was inspired to write a semi-autobiographical series of novella’s entitled Freedom Rings. The content of the book is meant to establish an open dialogue about various geo-political, socio-economic, and psycho-social factors that impact the African American Diaspora and various cultures and ethnicities.
As an undergraduate student she has excelled in literary talent. Desiree Lane is currently pursuing a master’s degree in elementary education . Stay tuned for the final chapter of Freedom Rings. She has written several short stories and amongst her published works are the Freedom Rings Anthology. Look forward to her upcoming installments to this series of novellas.

Smashwords Interview

What do your fans mean to you?
The fans are my inspiration for writing the novels. There support has helped me through the greatest ordeals of my life. I am grateful for their undying support and motivation for doing the unthinkable.
What are you working on next?
I am currently Part Three of the trilogy for Freedom Rings was inspired by a recent 8 city tour with the Freedom Riders. I am adapting the book into a stage play and working with the state council on fine arts to adapt a movie.
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Where to find Desiree Lane online

Where to buy in print


Freedom Rings
This is the trailor for the anthology of Freedom Rings

Freedom RIngs
This is a radio interview of Desiree Lane. It gives you her bio and background on the books.


Freedom Rings: The Breath of Life
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Desiree Lane is a young woman that has suffered from terrible abuse and abandonment. She begins to discover a new life after beginning motherhood and college.

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