''Jamie'': A one man's struggle with Good and Evil

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The book of "JAMIE" is a storyabout a man who was abandoned when just a baby. His mother was a singlethriving dancer. She was unable to take care of him, so she left him with thebabysitter one day, and never returned for him. So he was brought by the sitter,in the slum part of Brooklyn.When becoming of age, he became abaseball player. On making money, he then searched for his parents.Always taking what he wanted outof life, regardless the consequences! He fell in love with a woman who he loveddearly, they was married. Even though he was married, he kept on cheating onher, in his selfish, carefree way. She then leaves him, and marries his youngerbrother on the rebound. At that time, Jamie also meets woman on his rebound.His woman was a frail type of person, with a Christian back ground.With his constant persuading, hepromises her that he will give up his wild ways if she will marry him, with nointentions of doing so! She marries him, and they try to make a home, on ashaky marriage. When their first child was born, his wife dies. Thus leavinghim despondent! Unable to take her death, he keeps going back to the churchwhere her funeral was held. He tries to bargain with God first, which did notwork. He gets angry at God. At the church he meets the priest that he uses topick on his wife about. Through this ordeal, he accepts the Lord. He then turnshis back on his new born daughter, and just leaves!On one sees or hears from him intwelve years. His life changes and he becomes a Pastor at a mission, insouthern Arizona. There he makeshis home. Je marries again to a Native Americanwoman, which he met at the mission. They have children which becomes his prideand joy! One day he gets a visit from hisbrother, and his ex-wife. They bring with them two of his children. Startinghere is where his life starts to get confusing! Up to this point, he has beenable to block out his past life, and actions, to his present wife. But when hisbrother arrives with the one woman that he cared so

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Dorothy LaRockSkinner was born in upstate New York.She was the youngest of a family of ten. She went to school in Constableville, N.Y.It was during her high school years that she decided that she wanted to be awriter. She was always writing stories, and poems. It was while she was stillin high school that she wrote the story of "JAMIE".She graduated there in 1958. Shethen went on to Atlantic Union College, in South Lancaster, Mass, where she studied to become an elementaryteacher. On her return home, she met, afarmer named Luther Skinner. They was married in October of 1960, and thenlived on the Skinner Farm, located in Camden, N.Y.In the fall of 1961, they hadtheir first child, which she named him Jamie, after the man in her story.She remained a free lance writer,and sold her writings to different magazines.Her second child was born in1965, and she named her Rebecca. In 1972, she took a course inwriting for children. She received her diploma from "The Institute ofChildren's Literature." While still writing short stories for children, she hadher third child, Jeremy, which was born in 1975.In 1977, her and her husbandbought a larger farm, located on the Howd Road, stillin Camden, N>Y> Now that they was a full time farmer, it took up a lot ofher time, yet she still found the time to write.She has written several differentstories, along with her life story, which she is still working on. Her plansare that she someday will have her life story published.Since the story of "JAMIE" washer first born story ever, it has been her life long dream to see it published.She hopes that you will soon be reading her story.

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