Category «Author Inspiration»

When to Take Your Book on the Road

As an author and an entrepreneur, it is important that you leave the cocoon of your home office and meet others. One of the best ways to do this is to attend live events. When you attend a live training event, workshop, or seminar, you have the opportunity to discuss your ideas with people who …

Helga’s Story Was Destroyed

Helga Eastby lived in 1896.  A Norwegian immigrant and mother of 8 children, Helga and her family faced foreclosure of their farm after a downturn in the economy.  At that time, women were strongly encouraged to be sedate, not get too happy, too sad, or too tired to prevent hysteria.  At that time the society …

What’s Your Word of the Year?

For the past five years, I’ve selected a Word of the Year- a single word that becomes my theme for the year. One year it was enough, another it was shine, and last year’s word was miracle. Some years it can be a challenge to pick just one word. There are so many wonderful words …