(Desperate to escape the influence of her family, Gracelyn...)
Desperate to escape the influence of her family, Gracelyn Heath impulsively accepts a marriage proposal from Alex MacNair, a veterinarian with a dream of running a ranch. Reprint.
Bachelor, U. Colorado, 1955.
Teacher, Portland (Oregon) Public Schools, 1955-1957; teacher, Denver Public Schools, 1957-1958; teacher, United States Civil Svc., Upper Heyford, England, 1958-1959; copywriter, KBOL Radio, Boulder, Colorado, 1959-1961; ranch hand, Guy Mullenax, Gillette, Wyoming, 1961-1962; copy and feature writer, traffic manager, KKAR Radio, Pomona, California, 1962-1963; freelance writer, Denver, since 1966. Editor Boulder, Buena Vista, Colorado, since 1974.
Member We. Writers American (Spur awards chairman 1993, Svc. award 1994, 95, board directors 1994-1995), Women Writing the West, Author's Guild New York, Colorado Authors' League (board directors 1987-1988).
Married Thomas John O'Rourke, August 17, 1963 (deceased February 1965). 1 child, Mary Kendall. Married Arthur Warren Long, October 4, 1969.