Special to the Parade
Author and poet Lynn McLaughlin will be on-hand for a book signing, discussion and reception at Paragraphs on Friday, March 8.
The event, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for 1-3 p.m.
A publisher, author and award winning poet, McLaughlin is also a member of the American Song Writers Group.
McLaughlin’s poetry is reality based on true life experiences. A few of her poems have been put in anthologies and some were nominated for “Poet of the Year.” She is a child of the foster care system and a survivor having lived in 11 foster homes in 12 years.
McLaughlin is celebrating three books since 2001, Combat Zones, Never Say Never and The Red Road. She is soon releasing Child of the System: Little Lynn’s Story.
McLaughlin lives in southern Ontario, Canada with her husband and two Springer Spaniels. What’s more, McLaughlin is a Winter Texan for six months.
Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard is located at 5505 Padre Blvd. at South Padre Island. For more information, call (956) 433-5057.