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2014 Book Festival Author
Ugly...But Funny book cover

Born July 15, 1940, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Laurence Dunn spent two years in the U.S. Army from August 1959 to August 1961. He graduated from St. Cloud State University in 1966 with a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Sociology. He worked 34 years in business management and sales. He married his wife, Dianne, 48 years ago and together they have two daughters and five grandchildren. Dunn presently spends his summers in northern Wisconsin and his winters in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. He published his first book of short stories, Ugly... But Funny in July of 2013.

Laurence will discuss what drove him to write a book of short stories, his writing process, his budget/publishing process and the challenges he faces as a self-published author.

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