Deborah Gorman has been a professional journalist, ordained pastor and reading instructor. Deborah is currently a reading instruction specialist, Independent Associate for USANA Health Sciences, life coach and writer. She makes her home in North Carolina, where she enjoys hiking and spending time with family and friends.
Where did you grow up, and how did that influence your writing?
I grew up in Chicago. Books were always important in my home life. My parents worked in writing or publishing professions including journalism, editing and public relations. There were always books around. I read a lot when I was a child and I often received books as gifts. My first writing was in a small diary that I was given. It had a clasp with a tiny lock.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in the Midwest United States and was aware of various writers with whom my parents were acquainted.
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Business start-up handbook and idea book for small business entrepreneurs covers a range of basic startup topics.
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