Mary Deal, a native of Walnut Grove, in California's Sacramento River Delta, is an oil painter and photographer. The islands of Hawaii, where she recently spent 22 years, offer spectacular photography venues, with an endless amount of images to come. She now lives in Scottsdale and will soon have new art displaying the beauty of Arizona.
Mary is also an award-winning author with six published suspense/thrillers, a collection of short stories and flash fiction, three reference books for writers and self-help nonfiction. She is a Pushcart Prize nominee, former newspaper columnist, and Associate and Contributing Editor of a magazine.
Learn about Mary, watch video book trailers, learn about her books, and read writing tips on her blog: