In this conversation with Vicki Hoefle, founder of Parenting On Track™, we talk with Dawn Lyons.  Dawn is a writer, editor, success consultant and advocate for teenagers, speaker, aspiring author and proud mom to 3 boys. Her love affair with words started when she was in kindergarten!

She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from the University of Western Ontario and studied journalism at Humber College in Toronto. After marrying her soul mate, she created Lines by Lyons and started serving the needs of various publications and businesses.

She is currently a contributing writer for The Beat Magazine and writes the “Teen Talk” column for amotherworld. Her work has been published in Metro London, London Community News and The Middlesex Banner. To learn more about Dawn please visit or @linesbylyons.

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