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Make Your "Fertile 50" List

It's springtime in Texas, when the bluebonnets are in bloom and women from around the country come together for a conference in Austin to learn more about lifewriting. It's the "Stories from the Heart" conference of the national organization…

100 Years in the Life Goes Digital!

When you come to the author Meet & Greet this March at Copperfield’s bookstore in San Rafael or Petaluma, bring your Kindle or your iPad with you. I can’t sign it, but I’d love to say hello.
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Meet the Author: 100 Years in the Life of an American Girl • True Stories 1910 - 2010

Are you in the Bay Area on Saturday March 14, 1:30 - 3:30? If so, please drop by the Petaluma Copperfield's Bookstore, a Meet & Greet where I'll have a table near the entrance and I'll be saying hello and signing books. San Rafael Copperfield's…
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Readying for Release

Recently, I finished preparing the over-fifty first-person tales of life through a century for "100 Years in the Life of An American Girl." There are five or six stories in each decade/chapter and each one of those chapters opens with a short…

My New Book is Published!

  100 Years in the Life of an American Girl True Stories 1910 - 2010   I love this book! It’s an important testimony to the lived history of decades of young girls. Informative, fun and illuminating! — Linda Joy Myers,…
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The “Stay-Treat”

I need a writing retreat. So I'm creating one.
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Dreaming It Real

Today I heard author Jack Canfield (Chicken Soup for the Soul and many others) speak. This biggest-ever bestselling author — Canfield has had 47 separate titles on the New York Times bestseller’s list since 1976 — talked about growing…

SNEAK PEEK #10: The 2000s

"Reality" - From Chapter 10 "100 Years in the Life of an American Girl: True Stories 1910 - 2010" (publishing summer 2013) "Reality" - Chapter 10 — The 2000s, Dylanne White At 10 Dylanne’s three greatest wishes were to be allowed…

SNEAK PEEK #9: The 1990s

"Boom, Dynamite!" — From Chapter 9, “100 Years in the Life of an American Girl: True Stories 1910 – 2010″ (publishing summer 2013) "Boom, Dynamite!"  Brianna — Grandville, Michigan Brianna lived in a large house in a woodsy suburb…

SNEAK PEEK #8: The 1980s

"The Gen X Poster Child" — from Chapter 8, "100 Years in the Life of an American Girl: True Stories 1910 - 2010" (publishing summer 2013) "The Gen X Poster Child"  Jenny Isenman, Maryland Born in 1973, Jenny grew up an only child in an…