Sharon Patterson Payne is a freelance writer, author, and spiritual photographer. Her work history entails 33 years of public service on county, state and federal levels, serving as paralegal and child support enforcement officer for the State of Texas with the last 24 years as Bail Bond Coordinator, an appointed county official and department head for the PR Bond and Bail Regulatory Office of McLennan County in Waco, TX.
Awards include a Proclamation from the McLennan County Commissioner’s Court upon her retirement in 2013 and being named as one of the VIP Women of The Year for 2014 by the National Association of Professional Women.
Sharon is the author of the E-Book, Angels In The Sunset, a non-fiction true story of her personal spiritual journey and how a simple prayer sent her spiraling into a dimension where God and His spiritual beings dwell. This E-Book contains 96 breathtaking full color digital photos of an angelic nature as well as other spiritual images, all invisible to the human eye yet captured through digital photography. Her two upcoming books, Unseen Forces, the non-fiction sequel to Angels In The Sunset and The Ties That Bind, her first fiction work, will be completed in the coming year.
Sharon’s favorite pastime is spending time at the beach, writing, photography, gardening, interior decorating, sewing, crafts, camping, enjoying nature and the out of doors, traveling and meeting people from all walks of life. She especially enjoys spending time with family members and cherished friends. She is a member of the First Woodway Baptist Church and lives in Lorena, TX.
Sharon’s mission forward is to share this miraculous journey with others further exemplifying how the power of a simple prayer can catapult us to heights of achievement beyond our wildest dreams. God’s gift to Sharon was this incredible spiritual journey filled with digital photos and videos of a spiritual dimension filled with beauty, mystery and mystique. Her gift to God is to share it with the world!