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I’m Melissa Walker, a historian, a writer, a coach, and a reader.  I was a college history professor for more than twenty years, and I have written or edited nine books of history including All We Knew Was to Farm: Rural Women in the Upcountry South, 1919-1941, which was awarded the Willie Lee Rose Prize for the best book in Southern history by the Southern Association for Women Historians, Southern Farmers and Their StoriesCountry Women Cope with Hard Times,  Work Family and Faith: Rural Southern Women in the Twentieth Century co-edited with Rebecca Sharpless, and The Battles of Kings Mountain and Cowpens:  The American Revolution in the Southern BackcountryWhen she’s not reading or writing, she offers personal and career coaching through her company Heyday Coaching, LLC. Follow me on Twitter, on Facebook, or on Linked In.


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