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Ideas for Stories? Sometimes They Start in Unusual Ways

I’m often asked where I came up with the idea for this novel. The overall plot for Our Souls to Keep really came last. It was the final scene of the story that popped into my head first. I saw it so vividly in my mind, like I was watching a scene from a movie. I knew readers would find it strikingly emotional and gripping. I couldn't wait to build an in-depth and engaging plot that would equal the powerful ending. 

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