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Sam Turner, a retired art and writing teacher who served with the Arizona Education Association Innovative Teaching Techniques Cadre as a Trainer of Trainers in Facilitating, is a freelance writer. He’s contributed to Arizona Highways and The Aviation and Business Journal. He teaches memoir writing, and he and his wife Phyllis have published two volumes of This Might Help: A Three-Year Walk Through the Valley with the Compassionate Friends, a compilation of monthly columns published in the Tucson Chapter newsletter, Walking This Valley. Compassionate Friends offer guidance, comfort, and hope for parents who have suffered the death of a child. Sam has been journaling for forty years.  He and Phyllis were members of the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association for twenty years and still participate in star parties at Saguaro National Park – East on a monthly basis. Sam is a member of the Romance Writers of America and has published three novels: LISTEN; BLUE; JILLIAN’S JOURNEY.

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