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PAPERBACK PREORDER NOW AVAILABLE

Beautiful Writers:

A Journey of Big Dreams and Messy Manuscripts—With Tricks of the Trade from Bestselling Authors

Once you preorder your copy, click below to get on the Beautiful Writers book list for your free bonus!

I’ve been dreaming up beautiful gifts for you (click to see!). I can’t wait to share the magic.

Beautiful Writers is The Artist’s Way for a new generation…”

Tosca Lee, New York Times bestselling author of Iscariot and The Line Between

“This is a REALLY good book that will help a LOT of people…”

Steven Pressfield, bestselling author of The Legend of Bagger Vance, Gates of Fire, and The War of Art

“Linda Sivertsen is someone everyone should know.”

Martha Beck, New York Times bestselling author of The Way of Integrity, an Oprah’s Book Club selection

“I stayed up all night reading Linda’s stories…”

Allison K. Hill, CEO of American Bookseller’s Association

Can’t put it down… I must put it down! I want to keep bingeing this addictive book…

Laura Belgray, author of Tough Titties (2023, Hachette), founder of Talking Shrimp, and co-creator of The Copy Cure

 a funny, relatable reminder to everyone on how deeply rewarding it is to follow your passions, trust your gut, and create.

Brooke Baldwin, veteran journalist, and bestselling author of Huddle

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We all lose confidence—for countless reasons. But writers who publish find a way to restore their confidence and show up. They keep going, holding tight to their vision. Here’s a bit on that from Chapter 3 (“Permission & Prophecy”) of my upcoming #BeautifulWritersBook:At the end of the day, beautiful writing happens because you trust yourself as a writer. You start and keep going. You aren’t necessarily “qualified” through a string of credentials, but your dreams come true because you went looking for permission (within and/or without), made it your own, and ran like hell with it. 💕Write on! (Get your preorder goodies at www.bookmama.com 🎁) ... See MoreSee Less
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