Shelley Burbank has been published in national magazines TRUE STORY, TRUE CONFESSIONS, TRUE LOVE and in little &  literary magazines THE KATHERINE PRESS REVIEW and THE MAINE REVIEW. She lives in Maine, USA with her husband and her dog, Delilah. 

Her Wattpad story, DISGUISED, made it to #15 on the mystery/thriller list without being featured, which she considers totally good luck, and she appreciates the Wattpad crew for all their hard work making this a fun place to hang out with other readers and writers.
#AdultFic #mystery #romance

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Dear Readers,

I'm jumping into the #OpenNovellaContest with both feet...and with with my latest mystery/romance story FINDING PENNY.

(Highest ranking #21)

FINDING PENNY is about dark & dirty small-town secrets, a nosy newspaper reporter, a HOT fire chief, and an unresolved missing persons case. There's a little of everything here: romance, sex, family, quirky characters, strong emotions, and a psychopath. But no vampires or zombies. Sorry. I love vamps but haven't written about them here. (Huge Anne Rice fan!)

So, a little bit about me. I write news and feature stories for my local weekly newspaper, the WATERBORO REPORTER (www.waterbororeporter.com if you want to read some of my non-fiction). I have a new job as a publishing assistant at an academic press. I write haiku and keep a journal and I participate in a local writing group that meets once a month.

I'm addicted to books. And coffee. And I'd love to hear from you if you want to drop me a line.
  • Maine, USA
  • JoinedFebruary 7, 2014



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ShelleyBurbank ShelleyBurbank Jan 11, 2018 02:54PM
Still not able to post "thank you's" on profile conversations! THANK YOU to everyone who is reading and voting.
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