Thank you, Ty Patterson!

Am grateful for this review from Ty Patterson, author of The Warrior that reads like Ludlum. Love his work and am thrilled to receive this from him. Thank you so much!

About The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap

The year 1895 was filled with memorable historical events: the Dreyfus Affair divided France; Booker T. Washington gave his Atlanta address; Richard Olney, United States Secretary of State, expanded the effects of the Monroe Doctrine in settling a boundary dispute between the United Kingdom and Venezuela; and Oscar Wilde was tried and convicted for "gross indecency" under Britian's recently passed law that made sex between males a criminal offense. When the news of Wilde's conviction went out over telegraphs worldwide, it threw a small Nevada town into chaos. This is the story of what happened when the lives of its citizens were impacted by the news of Oscar Wildes' imprisonment. It is chronicle of hatred and prejudice with all its unintended and devastating consequences, and how love and friendship bring strength and healing. Paulette Mahurin, the author, is a Nurse Practitioner who lives in Ojai, California with her husband Terry and their two dogs--- Max and Bella. She practices women's health in a rural clinic and writes in her spare time. All profits from her book are going to animal rescue, Santa Paula Animal Shelter, the first and only no-kill shelter in Ventura County, CA, where she lives. (see links below on Ventura County Star Article & Shelter) To find out more please go the The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap on facebook or Amazon or e-mail us at the gavatar addresses. Thank you. (photos: of Paulette, her family, and a reading at The Ojai Art Center, July 2012)

16 Responses to Thank you, Ty Patterson!

  1. gita4elamats says:


  2. seeker says:

    That is a definite WOW x3 or more. Wow, I wish I could write like you guys. So jealous.

  3. natuurfreak says:

    my congratulations for such an fantastic writing

  4. WordsFallFromMyEyes says:

    This is great. I see here “how it’s done”. I truly hope it has gone from strength to strength.

    Oscar Wilde is very interesting to me.

    • Thank you so much! I hope so also. Oscar Wilde was and continues to be an inspiration for me. Against very hard circumstances, including a very harsh 2 year imprisonment, he refused to compromise who he was. It takes a lot of courage to stand up to what he did.

  5. JK Bevill - Lost Creek Publishing says:

    Reblogged this on lost creek publishing.

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