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Guru Singh: Buried Treasures Revealed

Allow me to share perhaps my favorite conversation on writing EVER. As in, of all time. My dear friend of over two decades, Guru Singh, joins me on today’s episode of the Beautiful Writers Podcast and I know you've NEVER heard anything like what’s about to come into...

Carmel Discount (Writing Retreat)

Hello, beautiful writer! I’d love to share a few quick things: 1). how you can reserve a spot at one of my upcoming Carmel Writing Retreats at the old rate, 2). a new celebrity testimonial I just received about the retreat (wow/humbled beyond) + another book deal...

Memoirist Elizabeth Lesser on the Beautiful Writers Podcast

Hey beautiful writers and book lovers! In case you didn’t get enough candy in your plastic pumpkins last night, I’ve got such a treat for you right now. Bestselling author and Oprah magazine columnist Martha Beck is teaming up with me yet again, and this time we’re...

TEDWomen Dream Come True…

DUUUUUUDES! Omg. I'm a noodle. Prepping for speaking at TEDWomen in San Francisco since June (5 months!) was NUTS! I think I rewrote/tweaked my talk on Time Debt and how The Boyfriend Log woke me up 100+ times... welcome to my world as an editor. I actually said one...

Paul Williams Interview: Hitmaker for Generations

Hey, my friend! I’ve been saving this one. Waiting for the release of my next book to share him with you and my world on the podcast. But I can’t stall any longer. He’s got too much to give and you’ve got too many dreams to make happen. The creative muses have put...

Sometimes I forget I’m a writer. (Memoir update.)

Sometimes I forget that I write books... forget that this is how it started. All this bookmama-retreat-giving-editing-brainstorming-proposal-midwifery-podcastery-app business began pen to page. For me. Through me. My always companion. I imagine my nine-year-old hands...

Daniell LaPorte uses Linda's book proposal template

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