Mark Edward Jones is retired from the world of higher education finance after thirty-three years. He has completed a manuscript called Peculiar Activities that is under review by a local publisher. A portion of this manuscript won first place in the Mystery and Suspense category of the 2019 Oklahoma Writers Federation annual contest. The manuscript was selected as a finalist in the 2020 Page Turner Awards contest. A flash fiction piece called ‘Alone in Warsaw’ was published in the Autumn edition of the U.K. Publication, Printed Words. Mark has served as an editor and consultant for two other publications: The First Hundred Years by Carolyn B. Leonard, and Real Musings by Dr. Ed Cunliff. His first completed project is Servants, Slaves, and Sinners, written in the 1990s, self-published in 2017, and edited and republished in 2019. It is a collection of stories from family narratives and genealogical records about an ancestor coming to colonial Virginia in the 1670s.
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