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When deadlines allow, I love to muse on all things publishing. I share tips, tricks and stories to make your path easier + more fun!

Arianna Huffington: Sleep for Creativity (and Everything Else…)

You know her as the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post—a position that garnered Arianna the title of “the 52nd most powerful woman in the world” (Forbes, 2014). But for the girl who once shared a one-bedroom apartment with her sister and single mother in Athens, Greece, it’s the simplest things—like the regenerative powers […]

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Bookmama Tribe

Last night’s dinner at Il Fornaio in Carmel was so delicious and awe-inspiring. I so love these vulnerable, brave writers already! (Judy, we wish you were here; we’re sending you healing vibes, and will see you on June 27th!) You just never know what bigger things are at play sometimes. A really cool thing has […]

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