My Book

Publishing Isn’t For The Faint Of Heart

Have you seen the movie Julie & Julia? It’s a cute film about the chef, Julia Child, and a budding writer, Julie Powell, who decides to make 524 of Child’s recipes in 365 days. I didn’t really know if I would enjoy the film but it was a lazy, Friday afternoon and I figured that since it was free on Netflix, I’d give it a try. I mean, if it was awful, I could just take…

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My Book

International Standard Book Number

978-0-7369-4315-4 Ten years ago I would never have given any thought to a number like this. But today this 13-digit number signifies something very valuable to me. My very first published book: Healing Your Marriage When Trust Is Broken. Come July this International Standard Book Number or ISBN will be on the outside cover of my book. And the inside. As a passionate writer, this is a dream come true for me. I get to…

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Long-Awaited Book Cover

I don’t really like to brag or boast about my accomplishments. Unless I’m talking about my homemade salsa. Then I might say something about how DADGUM AWESOMELY TASTY it is. But this? This is different. It’s like my baby is being born in stages. My baby being my very first published book that is set to release just six months from now in mid-July. Of course, this “pregnancy” has been longer than most. Over nine…

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Words, Words, Words

When I signed the contract to my very first book deal, I was a little freaked out by the amount of words that were expected of me.  It wasn’t really the writing that frightened me, but the amount of writing.  I can pop out 1,000 words in less than an hour when inspiration strikes, but 60,000? I needed to be struck.  Fast. That was a little less than two months ago.  And tonight…tonight, I sit…

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