Welcome to the first edition of my newsletter, Writing the Times, in which
I'm delighted to announce the release of my debut novel, ANGEL, now
available in both ebook and paperback! As many of you know, this book has
been a long time in coming, and I've learned just how true it is that writing a
book is only the beginning of getting it out into the world. It's probably a
good thing that I didn't know what I was getting into, but by taking one step
at a time, always looking to whatever needed to be done next, the way has
First, there's the writing. That took a mere few years. Then, there was the
editing, revising, submitting,...then more editing, revising, and submitting....
and then the decision to enter the exciting new world of indie publishing.
From there I became involved in all sorts of new things, like book design,
cover design, business, and marketing! But I haven't been alone. I have been
guided and advised by a fantastic team of professionals at The Editorial
Department based in Tuscon, AZ, who have walked this road with me and
brought me to this wonderful new place where another journey begins.
Thanks to the support of so many, ANGEL has made her way into the world
and is now ready to fly!
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This publication will include news not only specific to ANGEL, but articles,
links, stories, etc that relate to good books, writing, publishing, book clubs,
nostalgia...fun stuff! In the meantime, don't forget to check out the website at
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Have a wonderful holiday season full of light, love and happy reading!