Joined Apr 7 2013
Jeanette Vaughan is an award winning writer and story teller. Not only is she published in the periodicals and professional journals of nursing, but also in the genre of fiction. Out on her sheep farm, she has written several novels and scripts. Her screenplay "Angel of Mercy" won the outstanding nursing research award from Texas Tech University Health Science Center. In addition, she was named Distinguished Alumni for the school of nursing in 2001 for her written work and volunteerism for the Sydney Olympic Games. Jeanette has practiced nursing in the fields of critical care and trauma.
Her current projects involve dramatic fiction set during the Vietnam War. FLYING SOLO is set in the early 1960s in New Orleans, where her female lead, Nora learns to fly. SOLO VIETNAM takes the characters to the Tet Offensive of 1968 off the USS Coral Sea and the USO club at Chu Lai.
She is the mother of four children, including two Navy pilots. She lives in a Victorian farmhouse out in the pastures of northeast Texas with her sheep, chickens, donkeys and sheep dogs.