dedradavis

dedradavis
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Hi, I'm Dedra!! I graduated with a degree in Journalism from the UTA, in 1988 but because of raising three wonderful children and life in general, I didn't start writing professionally until 2014. My husband of 30 years and I, raised our children in China Spring, right outside of Waco. Even though my children are all in their twenties, all out of college and all have careers (yay!!!), I am still a mother in their daily life. Mothering, loving, worrying and praying never stops, no matter how old they are. I also write about them (and embarrass them!) from time to time. They have been the best thing I (along with help of my husband and God) have created. Even though they are adults--they are my life. I am proud to be a late-in-life writer-journalist, freelancer, blogger, and magazine contributor. My work includes online and print magazines, including Culture Trip, Everything Home Magazine, The Groove, The Outfitter, Victoria Lee Magazine, and Holl and Lane Magazine. I am a regular and contributing Writer at Taylor Magazine. My (other) absolute favorite thing to write about is our ever-growing and evolving, small-urban town, Waco. I am thrilled to be part of Waco Moms Blog and thrilled to be able to write about motherhood and Waco! I also write about life around me in the hopes to enlighten, entertain and make people think. If I make them smile, that's a bonus! You can read my personal blog at http://www.dedradaviswrites.com

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