Los Angeles Book Launch A Success!
I'm just getting around to updating my Kickstarter page. Please forgive this late post. In case you missed it, here's a wonderful write-up from Esther Kustanowitz in the... Read more
Chicago Book Launch A Success!
The staff of Women and Children First Bookstore stopped counting after 85. Forty of forty-seven ordered books were sold. Five of my first memoir "The Division Street Princes,"that I brought... Read more
Reminder: Chicago book launch one week from today!
One week from today, "Green Nails and Other Acts of Rebellion: Life After Loss," will have its premiere reading and launch. You made it possible!
As a reminder: it's... Read more
You Don't Have to Be Jewish to Enjoy This Interview
I am grateful to Shir Avinadav of the JUF News for the following interview that was published online and should be in the print publication.
A Chicago author writes about... Read more
Stamped Postcard -- The Old Fashioned Kind -- Will Soon Be Coming Your Way
Here's the printer's proof of a two-sided postcard that I soon will be inscribing with your address and a heartfelt personal plea to join me at one of the book launches... Read more
Chicago and L.A. Book Launches Scheduled!
I feel like the luckiest girl in the world. Two of the country's most treasured independent book stores are welcoming me and our upcoming memoir, GREEN NAILS AND... Read more
Sunday Update: New Cover!
Because you are a member of my marketing team, you deserve to be kept abreast of updates on our book. Here's the most recent development:
I received... Read more
Kickstarter Update: Two Great Emails
I have great news to share. In the last few days, I've received two emails that made my heart leap. I've done just a tad of editing and... Read more
Galleys Are Here, and On Their Way Out!
A box of 20 galleys, or ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies) has arrived! This early date -- publication isn't until Sept. 16, 2014 -- is important because potential reviewers... Read more
In the catalog and on a page!
Today, I'd like to share a bit of marketing that my publisher, She Writes Press, is doing for its authors.
First is a link to my author page.... Read more
Friday Morning Update: Successfully Funded! $6,108 pledged, 111% funded, 112 backers!
Every morning, after rising and making coffee, I sit on my couch with a 6"x8" spiral notebook and a Pilot, Razor Point, Extra Fine pen. For at least... Read more
Sunday Morning Update: 4 Days to Go!
Our campaign ends Friday, April 11, at 8:28 a.m. Four days to go. But, the outstanding news is: With 103 people donating, we are 105% funded!We have... Read more
Sunday Morning Update: Won't you blurb me?
As a member of my publishing team, you're privy to inside information on the status of my publishing project. You're likely aware that authors need Endorsements, also known as blurbs,... Read more
Sunday Morning Update: To comma or not to comma
Good Morning Dear Ones,
The book cover image is complete! After submitting five covers of best sellers that I admired -- so the designers could get my preferences -- I... Read more
A Sunday Morning Update
First, big hugs and thanks for being among the first group of donors to my Kickstarter campaign. It's very touching to open my email each day and learn... Read more