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Lotus Elaine Long, American Writer. Avocations: flying, songwriting, singing, hiking, reading. F C. 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).

Background

Long, Lotus Elaine was born on January 12, 1935 in Sterling, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Guy William and Evelyn Irene (Simpson) Mullenax.

Education

Bachelor, U. Colorado, 1955.

Career

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.

Achievements

  • Avocations: flying, songwriting, singing, hiking, reading. F C.

Membership

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).

Connections

Married Thomas John O'Rourke, August 17, 1963 (deceased February 1965). 1 child, Mary Kendall. Married Arthur Warren Long, October 4, 1969.

father:
Guy William Mullenax

mother:
Evelyn Irene (Simpson) Mullenax

spouses:
Arthur Warren Long

Thomas John O'Rourke

child:
Mary Kendall Long