Â Michelle welcome to my blog. Tell us where you were born…
I was born in Provo, UT.
Â That is so close to me… What is the most difficult thing about being an author?
Pre-published: Trying to get published. Post-published: Avoiding reading reviews. Lol! Iâ€™ve gotten some really great advice from other authors to not read reviews. The good ones are wonderful! But once someone that has a different opinion post it, they say it can really be difficult to swallow.
I know what you mean. Who has made the greatest difference for you as a writer?
My writing seeds were planted when I was young.Â I loved L.Frank Baum, who wrote the Wizard of Oz series. Those and the original Nancy Drew series sucked me in and fed my imagination. As far as making the greatest difference as a writer, I would have to say the good women I have met, experiences Iâ€™ve had, and knowledge/skills Iâ€™ve acquired through my writerâ€™s group American Night Writerâ€™s Association.
I was hooked to Nancy Drew’s books. What is the name of your new book?
â€˜Does This Insecurity Make Me Look Fat?â€™
I love it, so cool. What genre does your book fall under?
LDS Womenâ€™s Inspirational Non-fiction
Tell us more about it.
It is a book about finding joy, peace, and confidence that comes from (more…)