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Follow the teachings, not the teacher.

  Follow the teachings, not the teacher. Recently, another public figure many thought was beyond reproach proved herself to be human. This happened to be a well-respected, best-selling author. I

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The Books

THE BOOKS A Daily Dose of Now: 365 Mindfulness Meditation Practices for Living in the Moment Reduce stress, ease anxiety, and increase inner peace-one day at a time-with a year

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Troubles, Great and Small

“Of all your troubles, great and small, the greatest are the ones that don’t happen at all.” – Thomas Carlyle What if agents don’t want my book? What if small

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A Contact Sport

“Writing is like a contact sport, like football. You can get hurt, but you enjoy it.” – Irwin Shaw I’m incredibly fortunate. In MFA school where critiques can be brutal,

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Frequently Asked Questions

“You can fix anything but a blank page.” – Nora Roberts Each month I receive questions. Below is a summary of frequently asked questions and where to find the answers.

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No White Flag

Isaac gave good advice to authors. . . . [H]e sent me his two laws of writing: 1. Thou shall finish what thou startest. 2. Thou shalt not judge thyself.

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