Lynne Gentry

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Lynne Gentry has written for numerous publications. She is a professional acting coach, theater director, and playwright. Lynne is an inspirational speaker and dramatic performer who loves spending time with her family and medical therapy dog.

Photograph by Jacob Knettel

Books by this Author

Valley of Decision
Carthage Chronicles Collection
Return to Exile
Shades of Surrender
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Author Revealed

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Broadway performer.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Outgoing. Never meet a stranger.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Dancing.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Mashed potatoes.

Author Voices

November 25, 2013

Pivotal points in history fascinate me, especially if they are shrouded in a bit of unsolved mystery. My mind goes crazy filling in the blanks. I’d love to rewind the clock to November 22, 1963 and become a fly on the wall in the Dallas hospital where secret service men rushed President Kennedy’s wounded body.

Recently, I had the pleasure of meeting the surgical resident summoned to the Parkland emergency room fifty years ago today. This doctor remembers hearing the STAT page while eating in the hospital cafeteria. When he found out the President had been shot, he flew down the back stairs. He arrived at Trauma Room 1. A sea of black... see more