Lori’s publishing credits include the paranormal mystery novels “The Ancient Ones,” and “Caves of the Watchers,” published by Aberdeen Bay and “Whispers Among the Ruins,” published through CreateSpace. She has also published numerous short stories.
She travels throughout Arizona doing presentations on Native American history of the Southwest, discussing prehistoric cultures including the Anasazi, Sinagua, Hohokam, Mimbres and Mogollon. She also does lectures on Arizona history, featuring locations from her novels as well as workshops on Spirit Guide Communication. Lori has done presentations at libraries, museums, bookstores and for the Western National Parks Association in Tucson. She has also been a speaker at the 2013 UFO Festival in Roswell, New Mexico.
Awards include honorable mention in the general fiction category for “Caves of the Watchers” in the 2013 Great Southwest Book Festival. She is a member of Sisters in Crime, Desert Sleuths Chapter, the Arizona Archaeological Society and the Arizona Authors Association.
Lori is the ex-host of “Under the Surface,” a radio program focused on Native American history and culture as well as the metaphysical. Her show featured shamans and healers, historians, authors, archaeologists, as well as Native American artists and entertainers.
Her mysteries are inspired by experiences as a paranormal investigator, travel adventures throughout the Southwest and her interest in archaeology and Native American history. Lori’s psychic medium abilities have been developing throughout the writing of The Ancient Ones series. Her characters are inspired by her own spirit guides, many of whom are Native American. She is working on her fourth novel in The Ancient Ones series, titled A Piece of Time. Readers can visit her online at https://lhauthor.wordpress.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/LoriHinesParanormalAuthor.