Jean Jacobs Fort
Born in big family of eight siblings, Jean had an abundance of inspiration for writing. Jean’s stories are mostly about her family.
Jean just turned 75 but her age was never a hindrance to fulfill simple and heartwarming dreams like publishing two books. Her first published book entitled “A Slice of Life” is a compilation of Jean’s stories and poems. On the other hand, her second published book which she titled “Trouble” was dedicated to her great grandchildren. He wrote those two books after taking a class in creative writing.
On her free time, Jean loves to read and solve crossword puzzles. She believes that these creative activities will make her mentally alert.
Married to Bill for 57 years, they are blessed with three sons, four grandchildren, and three greatgrands.
Author Jean Jacobs Fort shares A Slice of Life and a little Trouble along the way to give some color in your reading time.
A Slice of Life
Enjoy A Slice of Life as you get to know the author in this collection of short stories, essays and poetry about rural Arkansas where she was born, raised and lives.It will bring back memories of yesteryears before there was electricity, modern plumbing, television, computers, cell phone or McDonalds. There are stories about families of now and then. There is humor, a little of the whimsical and the grief that touches all of us one time or another.
Smile, laugh and shed a tear as you follow her down this road we call life.
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Meet a little calf named Trouble and his friends, a little calf named Rosie and crow named Jake. They live on a farm, Shady Acres, owned by Mr. Fort who is forever getting the little calves out of the trouble their curiosity gets them into. Not only does Trouble try Mr. Fort’s patience, he also tries his Mother’s. In spite of all his good intentions and promises to be good, curiosity wins and Trouble is in trouble again.
What trouble will Trouble get into? Find out in this engaging fable.
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