CWAHM: Christian Work at Home Moms

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The following is an interview with Jill Hart, founder of a very interesting, very helpful, very popular website called CWAHM. Q: Hi Jill, thanks for joining me today. First, I’d like to know how CWAHM got started. A: CWAHM.com is a dream that God has truly brought to life. I began CWAHM.com in 2000 while learning HTML. I thought it …

At the Starting Gate

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Not really sure how the figures are calculated, but I watched my book at Amazon’s starting gate with a sales ranking of over #90,000. That means that 90,000 books had higher sales than Copper Star. As the day progressed, that number dropped, dropped, dropped…down to #10, 173…meaning that 10,000 books had higher sales. Hmmm…let me re-think this. It means that …

Amazon!

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Absentmindedly, I checked Amazon today…et voila! There it was! Copper Star by Suzanne Woods Fisher. A rare moment in a writer’s life.

A Nearly Derailed Afternoon

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Yesterday, my daughter finished the last final exam of her freshman year in college. She checked out of her dorm room, clutching the e-ticket in her hand on her way to the airport to catch the plane home. Home for summer! Suddenly, my cell phone started ringing off the hook. “MOM!!!! The ticket has Dad’s name on it. Not mine!” …

Big News!

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Yesterday, I was offered a contract to publish the sequel to Copper Star! Same publisher, which is ideal. I like this publishing house and admire the editor. Very Big News. A rare and to-be-cherished rare moment in an author’s life!

Author of the Week: Toni V. Lee

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Expectations is a romantic comedy-drama about a woman who prays for a husband and receives more than one unexpected answer. Author Toni V. Lee shared her writing journey with us in a recent interview: 1. Toni, what made you start writing?Some years ago, I was having difficulties finding the right words to express myself to the Lord in prayer. No …

June: National Accordian Awareness Month

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June is National Accordian Awareness Month. Which, I guess, means we should we all be more aware of accordians during the month. Which means I might be guilty of neglecting them eleven other months. Who knew?!

An Instant Message Conversation with my College Daughter who Should Be Studying for Finals

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Mocha: momMocha: MOMMocha: MOTHERSWFisher: Hi!Mocha: heyMocha: what are you doing?SWFisher: Sorry…had a bunch of things to take care of. Your sister is home. She’s getting her wedding dress altered.SWFisher: How is your day going?Mocha: im at the library right now working on a paperMocha: so can i get my nose pierced?Mocha: just a small studSWFisher: As soon as you’re financially …

It’s Getting Close!

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My cover just arrived yesterday! The book is at the printer and will soon be uploaded into Amazon’s system. Definitely starting to feel “real.” A bunch of glowing reviews have come in lately, too. From Historical Novels Review: “Louisa’s outspoken but humble and pious personality provides the perfect point of view for anecdotes of small-town life during the war years. …

Conversations with Dad

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Many of you have e-mailed me to ask how my dad is adjusting to the Board and Care facility he moved to a few weeks ago. He is surprisingly content! Nearly everything we have worried about…hasn’t happened (yes, I do know Mark Twain wrote a quote to that effect). Partly, I think we created a “soft landing” for Dad by …