Sharla Dawn Gorder

Writer – Speaker

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            My friend Laura said I’d ruined it for her.  I felt a little bad about that.  It really was beautiful.  But the truth is, it’s just not my style.  Maybe when I was younger, but not now.  

            See, there is a seashell that I simply don’t like—and ironically, it is among the prettiest, hardiest, and glossiest on the beach.  We ran across a whole slew … Read More

Today’s story is a re-post of a piece I wrote last spring.  My new book, My Vices Collide, a Celebration of Being a Little Messed Up, is set to debut on October 1st, and this little story is so representative of a major theme of the book–and of my life.  I’ve also published a couple of stories from the book Read More