Valerie Anne Burns has always been enthusiastic about great stories and writing. She is excited about her upcoming memoir,
Caution: Mermaid Crossing, Voyages of a Motherless Daughter. Read on to experience her personal blogs, mermaid magic, find information about her book and samples of her published work, color workshop, a detailed bio, and more.
VALERIE ANNE BURNS
Valerie Anne Burns, lover of story and beauty landed in the glamorous life of Los Angeles. As it turned out, working in Hollywood as a stylist, producer, and story editor wasn't as glamorous as it appeared...
Fast forward a few decades later to Santa Barbara, where Valerie has completed her book (a collection of linked essays in memoir), "Caution: Mermaid Crossing, Voyages of a Motherless Daughter."
“Since childhood, when I was living on a tropical island, I have been finding ways to remain in the magic of ethereal beauty as a mermaid does when crossing over to face the demands of life,” said Burns, who has had a business as a Santa Barbara makeover specialist for wardrobe image and home décor.
"I must be a mermaid, Rango. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living."
~ Anaïs Nin