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  • Deborah, I cried constantly from the first time I heard the news through Obama's speec...s. But when it's people I know personally and love deeply, I kick into 'brave' mode and remain solid as a rock, a...
  • Wonderful essay!  I don't mind those 'on-the-spot' conversations.  Mama raised me to b...ay be completely different once I actually sell a book.  I could go into panic mode. But then... that's what the...
  • When not on sabbatical, I work for a human rights organization and edit news releases...Indigenous communities.  I sometimes go into what I call "cold-hearted editor mode" where I'm only thinking abou...
  • Insightful. As a former career court news reporter who covered about 500 murder trials over ten years, I have to say what many lawyers like to tell juries - "it has the ring of truth."
  • Wonderful. Couldn't agree more. Someone quite wise once said that selfishness and self-centeredness are the root of our problems. Hard-edged self-promotion, I've found...
  • Lori! Congratulations!!! What great news! It's been so fabulous watching this process and having you share all of the ups and downs of your book "making it to the shelf!" Very exciting! I can't wait to read it! Best of luck with everything. =) Amy
  • I quit facebook about three months ago and I haven't looked back. I found my days were centered around friends calling me to tell what so and so had posted and did you...
  • Just bought your book -- She Writes is as good as any (paid) TV spot...from my experience in public relations...  focus on local news stations, radio, cable, start the...
  • Thanks for this information, I live in NY so this is great news.
  • What's your take on blogging short stories, esp. flash fiction? I'm working on a novel and have no intention of blogging it, but I've been considering posting some of my flash fiction on my blog.