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Thanksgiving Reflection

A “Gratitude Tree” given to me by the Aspen Academy Mom’sBook Club — It should have been me who gave this to them! An Unexpected Outcome I never gave the outcome much thought–the journey to write and publish Chasing the Butterfly had been consuming my thoughts and time for the last five years, plus. Sure, I had… Continue reading Thanksgiving Reflection

Chasing the Butterfly · Fiction · Journey · Provence · Roussillon · Travel

Where the Journey Began

Where the Journey Began…Over 28 Years Ago! I’ve got to thank my mom and dad for this one…sending me off to Europe for three months way back in 1986. Now, that’s a walk of faith (and more than a pocketful of change) for parents to gift their college-aged daughter. Reflecting back, my whirlwind adventure through… Continue reading Where the Journey Began

A Book Cover Is Born · Art · Author · Blank Canvas · Chasing the Butterfly · France · Provence · Writing

A Book Cover Is Born!

A Book Cover Is Born! It’s all come together. The stars have aligned and the axis is exact. Chasing the Butterfly has a face and now I can smile along with it.  It’s a funny thing to write a book–revise, edit, revise, edit… And in the process, you talk with your characters in the shower and… Continue reading A Book Cover Is Born!