Posted by Brenda C. Hill on Jan 26, 2016 | 0 comments
Brenda C. Hill: What inspired you to reveal your personal life struggle so candidly in a book?
Michael Ditton: I wanted others to know they were not alone when it came to adversity. That if you keep pushing forward, dream, plan and act, they too will get through it. I wanted to inspire them by sharing.
What has changed since the day you wrote the first word?
Life has been a continued adventure, most...
Posted by Brenda C. Hill on Jan 19, 2016 | 0 comments
The day I left my U.S. Home on January 1, it was 28 degrees. Arriving in a rustic, Mexican seaside village for a month was a dream realized. I chose two beach reads, as I headed for a remote sun-drenched stretch of sand. My first choice was a newly released book, Dreams, Goals and Adventure, by Michael Ditton.
I immediately related to the book cover of a little red wagon. I too, had a red wagon as a...
Posted by Maralyn D. Hill on Dec 23, 2015 | 0 comments
The perfect last-minute Christmas gift“Never has a country-spanning food romp felt this subversive. Frank’s essays―which dissect signature dishes from all 50 states―are nothing short of brilliant…. [A]n exploration of humanity, life, and tastes, the book is delicious.”
“Part history lesson and part personal storytelling, Matthew Gavin Frank’s The...
Posted by Brenda C. Hill on Nov 13, 2015 | 0 comments
I simply loved this book by Andrea Karen Thatcher. I began reading to get a gist of the subject, and then finished it at once. When I finished it, I felt I knew the author.
Like the title, her words are straight forward. Andrea tells it like it is, with honesty and humor. I believe her passion for her subject, inspiring healthy lifestyles, is what sets her apart. Andrea is a damn good...
Posted by Maralyn D. Hill on Sep 23, 2015 | 0 comments
I don’t know who to credit with this great puzzle. My cousin sent it to me and I liked it, as once I got through the first two sentences it became easy and fun. I hope you enjoy. Thanks to the once who created it.
Good example of a Brain Study: If you can read this OUT LOUD you have a strong mind. And better than that: Alzheimer’s is a long, long, ways down the road before it ever gets anywhere...
Posted by Maralyn D. Hill on Sep 21, 2015 | 0 comments
Fifth Annual 2016 Ebook Awards Open for Submissions
Imagine . . .
Entering your ebook in this award program and:
• Putting an official Nominee “sticker” on your Ebook cover, website, Amazon page, and promotion materials.
• Entering the Global Ebook Awards comes with a six-step publicity program. Each week, we show you how to...
Posted by Jean Moroney on Sep 1, 2015 | 0 comments
Getting It Done with Smarter Execution
Saturday, August 29
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Eastern
(10:00 a.m. Pacific, 11:00 a.m. Mountain, 12:00 noon Central)
When you set a goal, start work, and then nothing goes as planned, what do you do? How do you avoid getting bogged down? You know you need to keep moving forward, but how?
Whether the problem seems to be confusion or conflict, procrastination or...
Posted by Jean Moroney on Sep 1, 2015 | 3 comments
Maralyn Hill, our hostess here at SuccessWithWriting.com was in an accident recently. She is recovering from her injuries, and that is why the site has been quiet. Please do post your best wishes for a speedy recovery to her below!
In the meantime, she asked me to put out the word that she welcomes guest posts. You can find the submission form...