Category: Women’s Contemporary Fiction

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“I am not my hair, I am not this skin, I am the soul that lives within.” India Arie, ‘I Am Not My Hair’ 2008 – November; it’s eight days into NaNoWriMo, a 30-day writing challenge that I’d previously attempted a couple years before but never completed. That year, I’d signed up at the last […]

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How My First Novel, Hello Diva, Was Conceived (and how Simply Self-Published soon followed.) Creators are often asked, “what inspired you to write / paint / develop…”I find myself inspired in so many ways, but mostly, it all starts with my real life. No, for real. Almost all of my stories, novels, and such come […]

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From: D. Schwartz Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 5:35 PM Subject: RE: Breaking Point – the rough, rough draft 🙂   Okay – I read it. I would love to sit and discuss with you. This is IT! It’s the book that’s really going to get out there. The story itself, the characters, the writing are all so promising. Like I said, though, I’m so […]

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