From Doormat to Combat By Cynthia Thompson

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From Doormat to Combat: An Empowerment Guide For Shy Persons, People Pleasers, And Those Who Self – Sabotage

Cynthia Thompson

Genre: Non-Fiction, and Self help

Date of Publication: October 25, 2016

ISBN: 978-15371011-70

ASIN: B01K9L97OO

 Pages: 132

 Word Count: 22,663

Price: $9.95 (ebook) $14.95 (paperback)

Book Blurb:

From Doormat To Combat is about empowering those who struggle with people-pleasing, self-sabotaging behavior, and unmanaged shyness. This is not your typical self-help book. Although the spirit of the author’s work is uplifting and respectable, her messages are unexpected, entertaining and fierce!

Are you a wounded warrior on the front line of life who is shy, to the point that you allow other people to run all over you? Are you so engaged in people-pleasing that you neglect your own well – being? Or, maybe you’re an expert in self – sabotaging behavior that dishonor’s you and keeps you lying prostrate on the battlefield.

Whether you’re one or all three of this “adversarial trinity,” it is time that you stop ambushing yourself by thinking that you are unworthy and that somehow – something, or some other earthly being, is more powerful than you.

This book has been written in a no-nonsense, simple format. The author’s intent is to reach you where you are and help you increase your self – esteem and stand in your own strength. The ultimate goal is to inspire you to embrace your authentic self and to recognize your worth. At some point, you laid down your sword of courage and your shield of resilience – it’s time to pick them back up!

Learn how to use your shyness in your favor.

Learn how to treat the disease to please.

Learn how to stop making your ally an enemy.

Let’s meet inside the pages! It’s time to wage war on the bullies that keep making you cry “Uncle.”

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ABOUT AUTHOR:

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Cynthia Thompson is a Professional Life Coach and Mentor who specializes in Health, Mental Health, and Emotional Well-Being. The author holds degrees in Psychology and Education and has served as a speaker, consultant, and trainer. Cynthia is also a song writer and martial artist. She enjoys life, love, laughter and Chocolate!

AUTHOR INTERVIEW:

First, I want to thank Cynthia Thompson for doing the interview with me. Read the interview below and found how intriguing she can be.

  1. What is your writing process? My writing process changes depending on what I am writing. If I’m writing on a particular topic, I first get an idea about how I want to present the issue. I will then do research – and then write about it based on the research I’ve discovered and my own personal experience. If it’s poetry I’m writing, then it’s a whole new ballgame. When I write a poem, more times than not, the poem basically presents itself to me and writes itself. I’m simply the vessel that it flows through.
  2. Who are your largest author influences? Some of my largest author influences are: Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Marianne Williamson, Carolyn Myss and Eckhart Tolle.
  3. What is your favorite book? My favorite book is The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller
  4. What is your latest news? I’m getting ready for a big photo shoot and started back working out on my Total Gym!
  5. What are the five things people do not know about you? Five things people don’t know about me: I still watch cartoons from time to time, Frosted Flakes and Honey Nut Cheerios are my favorite cereals, I eat an apple every single day (Ambrosia Apples are my favorite), I love horses, and I have to have a plug-in fan on when I sleep at night. Even if it’s winter time and the heat is on.
  6. What genre do you write? I write Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Satire, Romance, Drama, Comedy, and Song lyrics. I also have experience writing Plays.
  7. Is there a message behind From Doormat to Combat? The message is that no matter what you struggle with, you can learn the tools to help manage it and overcome.
  8. Why did you pick the title From Doormat to Combat? I chose the title “From Doormat To Combat” because it represents the messages I am expressing throughout the book. Which is, you can go from feeling defeated on the battlefield of life to feeling like a confident and powerful warrior?
  9. What makes you want to empower others? Because I know what it feels like to lack confidence in oneself and in your ability to achieve. I want my readers to know that if they are willing to do their “personal work” that they can learn how to live a better life. In turn, once a person is more empowered, they can help someone else become such.
  10. Why is being shy a weakness? Actually, “shyness” in and of itself, is not a weakness. In fact, research has shown that there is nothing wrong with being shy. Rather, it is “unmanaged shyness” that seems to be the real perpetrator. Shy people are often exceptional listeners and they are great at paying attention.
  11. Why is self-esteem and self-worth important? Self-esteem and self-worth are important because when you feel good about yourself emotionally and cognitively and understand your self-worth, you are more likely to recognize your strengths and abilities, and will operate in them fully as you journey through life. Self-esteem and self-worth develops from knowing who you are.
  12. What is the best way to respond to bullies? The best way to handle bullies is to be kind.
  13. What is people pleasing and why is it harmful to your potential audience? People pleasing, is putting yourself out and ignoring your own needs in order to do whatever is necessary to please someone else. This behavior is harmful because you are not being your true authentic self and it brings about chaos to your spirit.
  14. How many books do you read a year? I read about three books or more a year.
  15. What is the last book you read? The last book I read was No More Christian Nice Girl by Psychologist, Jennifer Degler and Paul Caughlin.
  16. What is the hardest part in writing From Doormat to Combat? Not wanting to stop writing.
  17. What did you enjoy about writing From Doormat to Combat? What I enjoyed most about writing From Doormat To Combat is knowing that once I finished writing the book that it would have the potential to help heal wounded warriors everywhere who suffer from unmanaged shyness, people-pleasing, and self-sabotaging behavior.
  18. How long did it take for you to From Doormat to Combat? 9 to 12 months
  19. Do you have any children or pets? If so, do they distract you, or assist you with writing? Yes. Dogs are magnificent companions. I find that they help me relax. I tend to believe that they also help me to write better.
  20. Have you travel for your book, if so where? Yes. California, Atlanta, Florida, North Carolina and Chicago.
  21. Do you have a day job, you would be comfortable sharing? Do you have any good stories about your day job, you would like to share? Yes, I am an Entrepreneur, Life Coach and Mentor.
  22. Do you have a muse? If you do, what do you love the most about him or her? I have a few muses: Oprah Winfrey, Barack and Michelle Obama and Joel Osteen. What I love the most about these winners is their overall character and honorable attitude. I admire their ability to maintain their composure and true identity, through adversity and negative criticism.
  23. What are your next writing projects? I am currently working on an inspirational poetry book for children.
  24. What are your writing or publishing goals in the future? My goal in the future is to complete the five more books that I’ve already started writing. I am also completing song lyrics for upcoming projects.
  25. How can fans reach you directly? https://www.facebook.com/people/Cynthia-Thompson/100006886997005

 

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Mystery of the Kettleberry Woods Preview

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“The Mystery of the KettleBerry Woods”

By: Mary Sage Nguyen

Ginger stubbed her toe on a loose brick outside the grocery store. She dropped the box of close to rotting vegetables. She stopped and looked at the creature before her. He was hunched over and muddy. The creature was completely nude, and its body was exposed in the cold wind. Its eyes were rather large, and bright blue. The creature growled at her and quickly retreated to the back of the woods on all fours. Ginger stood there frozen, and confused.

“Ginger, Ginger, Ginger!” She heard a man called. The man was her manager. “There you are. Why are you stand out here for?” Her manger glanced down at the box of vegetables, you didn’t even throw out the vegetables?”

“I am sorry, sir. I just saw it.” Her manager glanced at the woods suspiciously.

“Come on. Let’s get you inside.”

Inside the store, the pair walked into the break room. Ginger’s manager made some tea for her to drink. She was shivering, and shaking from the incident.

“Are you sure you saw it?” Her manager asked sitting down next to ginger. He doubted Ginger saw the creature everyone in town was talking about. She was an older women. Her gray hair was curly. She was the typical vision of a grandmother. In her khaki and green polo uniform.

“I saw it Ben. I swear. It didn’t attack me, but it growl at me.”

“I don’t know Ginger, you got some age on you. Maybe it was your imagination.”

“I know I did. It was just as Larry described feral, dirty, hairy, and hunched over like a dog. It even ran back to the woods on all fours. “

“Oh come, now. It is just a legend.” Ben still didn’t believe his employee. “Do you really believe in monsters?”

“It’s true Ben!” Ginger said. Her eyes grew large and she shook. Ben patted her back and gave her some more tea to drink.

“Well, I guess I was wrong.”

“Do you think we should mention this tomorrow at the town meeting?” Ginger asked gulping down the tea. The warm tea did not calm her.

“I don’t know. It’s getting late Ginger, you should head home. Would you like me to call your grandson?”

“I will call him, I hope he will stay with me tonight. I am scared ben, I am afraid the creature will follow me home.” Ben laughed.

“Don’t worry Ginger! You will be fine.” Ginger’s grandson came by and picked her up. Ben watched as Ginger safely left the grocery store. He dragged his feet back to store to lock it up for the night.

The next day at town hall.

          TO BE CONTINUED…..

 

Thank you for reading,

Mary Sage Nguyen

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The Darker Side of Me by Nicole Eglinger

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The Dark Side of Me: Rogue Vampire Saga #1

Nicole Eglinger

 Genre: Paranormal, and Erotica

Date of Publication: August, 2016

ASIN: B01JT8JSD

 Pages: 313

 Word Count: 88,515

 Price: $3.00

 

Book Blurb:

Aleksander Strafford born in 1894 in Edinburgh, Scotland a 28-year-old vampire in modern day San Francisco, Ca fleeing his homeland to stay ten steps ahead of his and his sister’s maker Dante’ Vladimir Razvan that Aleksander just so happen to have killed his only sister Isabella Nicole Razvan in 1924 and has been running ever since.

The year being 1997 Aleksander followed his new love interest Avery Jean Michaels a human woman from NYC to San Francisco that he has claimed for his own. Avery a 32-year-old Director of Cultural Museum of San Francisco. After years of following her anonymously in the shadows keeping a protective eye on her never revealing himself that is until now.

With the San Francisco vampires all worried over a new prophecy involving Aleksander’s and his human and son now Avery’s seems to be in more danger than perhaps Aleksander’s clutch can handle. Trying hard not to have all of San Francisco’s vampire erupting into chaos over a said prophecy he dismisses it.

Unknown to Aleksander and Avery the further they fall in love with each other the prophecy comes to fruition. But falling in love with a vampire may not be all it’s cracked up to be.

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MY REVIEW:

The Darker Side of Me is not your typical vampire romance. It’s based in modern day but has ancient origins dating back centuries. Nicole Eglinger creates a believable vampire society that has been established for long period of time. Dante’ Vladimir Razvan is portrayed as an excellent supervillain. The main character Aleksander Strafford is a very complex character. He is mysterious, charming, deadly, and loving. In beginning he loses his sister and runs away from shock. He makes his way to San Francisco to find a new love interest Avery Michaels. Aleksander stalks her for a while. He reveals himself when the time is right. Avery falls madly in love with him. She works as Curator. Her character is very mature, and vulnerable in other ways. They have a son together. Which is very unique to this particular vampire romance book. Usually, in other vampire novels the male is never able to impregnate the women of his dreams. It also makes The Darker Side of Me more compelling to read. When everything seems to be going smoothly, and without a hitch. A prophecy comes to light in the vampire society of San Francisco. It involves the two love birds, and his son. Aleksander blows it off as a speculation and non-issue. As the pair’s love continues to swell. The prophecy the vampire society predicted becomes more believable. I love that the characters are older and not teenagers. I recommend The Darker Side of Me to a mature, paranormal romance, and vampire loving audience. You will find it a thrilling read!

AUTHOR INTERVIEW:

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First, I want to thank Nicole Eglinger for doing the interview with me. Read the interview below and found how intriguing she can be.

  1. What is your writing process? My writing process is I play zen/Native American flute type music and light a candle helps me to concentrate on my writing.
  2. Who are your largest author influences? Danielle Steele, Diana Gabaldon, Richelle Mead, Stephen King
  3. What is your favorite book? Outlander (Diana Gabaldon)
  4. What is your latest news? Currently, I’m working on Book Three to my Popstar Lover Series. I’m also working on a historical romance The Storm through the Highlands!
  5. What are the five things people do not know about you?
  6. Control Freak 2. I have rewritten chapters many times 3. I love to Travel 4. Going to be a Grandma for 1st time in Sept 2016 5. A small town girl
  7. What genre do you write? Erotica Romance, Paranormal Romance, Historical Romance
  8. How do you come up with characters for The Darker Side of Me? Actually wrote this story many years ago before Twilight. Actually Avery is a spunky, intelligent lady, independent I fashioned her after a friend. Alexander after a handsome Swedish actor I admire.
  9. What are your favorite characters in The Darker Side of Me and Why? Avery is my most favorite character because she is fiercely devoted to the ones she loves the most.
  10. Is there a message behind The Darker Side of Me? Yes, actually everyone deserves to have a second chance to hold on to what is important to each person. Also don’t be afraid to accept your whole shelf.
  11. Why did you pick the title The Darker Side of Me? Actually, picked the title after the Alexander character because he tries for so long suppressing his darker side.
  12. Why did you decided to write about paranormal romance? I’m a huge fan of paranormal romance stories and I wanted to try my hand at writing a paranormal romance story.
  13. What is about the The Darker Side of Me that intrigues you the most? Love vampire stories I love that in the stories when Avery finds out Alexander is a vampire even though she is scared she accepts him for who he truly is.
  14. How many books do you read a year? At least 100
  15. What is the last book you read? Taken By The Huntsman (Mistral Dawn)
  16. What is the hardest part in writing The Darker Side of Me? The emotional parts very hard and it’s very draining on me.
  1. How long did it take for you to The Darker Side of Me? I believe it took 8 months to write.
  2. Do you have any children or pets? If so, do they distract you, or assist you with writing? I have 4 grown sons and three cats. My sons don’t live with us anymore.
  3. Have you travel for your book, if so where? No
  4. Do you have a day job, you would be comfortable sharing? Do you have any good stories about your day job, you would like to share? No my writing is my day job!
  5. Do you have a muse? Yes, Les Eglinger (husband) If you do, what do you love the most about him or her? He is so very loyal and loving and is so very supportive of my writing career he even reads my books. He also helps me pick out book covers.
  6. What are your next writing projects? Finish Heart of Hearts: Popstar Lover Series Book 3
  7. How can fans reach you directly?
  • @PoetGirl37
  • @BookLoverNikky
  • Official email: NLEglinger1972@authornicoleeglinger.com

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Popstar Lover Series: Covers Reveal

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Falling: Popstar Lover Series

Nicole Eglinger

Genre: Erotica, and Romance

Date of Publication: March, 2016

ASIN: B01CYM24R8

Pages: 227

Word Count: 40,461

Price: $2.99

 

Book Blurb:

Josephine Michelle Brewer was from a small town in Maine. Josie got tired of the small town life and the life she had been forced to live. Josie’s life had been full of heartache and baggage.

Josie wanted out of the country life and craved an action pack life so she moved west to San Francisco. Where her cousin (Ian) lived and worked as a music producer. She wanted to start a new life. Hopefully her life would be easier and much more bearable. That was until she met Ian’s personal friend and famous Australian popstar. Can Josie & her popstar handle balancing love and careers? Or would their past baggage and secrets tear them apart before they get started.

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MY REVIEW:

Falling: Popstar Lover Series is a unique, and emotionally absorbing romance book. Josie is an intriguing character being a child psychologist. She is very affectionate, and sweet. She portrays herself as a mama bear who protects children she works with. Eventually, she must leave her current town. The reason being is because threatening situation involving one of the children she works with. She meets an Australian popstar by the name of Colin. They date, and dine. Colin comes across as a stud. Who Josie falls fast for. He is romantic, handsome, sincere, and a caring figure. She loves him with all her heart. Josie thinks she is free from her past, and former lover. They come back to haunt her. The purpose of Falling: Popstar Lover Series is to learn to be loyal your partner and never keep secrets. They come back to ruin your happiness. I recommend this series to a mature audience with a fascination with common women who fall in love with celebrities.

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Wanting: Popstar Lover Series Book 2

Nicole Eglinger

Genre: Erotica, and Romance

Date of Publication: April, 2015

ASIN: B01E7EU7B6

Pages: 284

Word Count: 62,693

Format: ebook

 

Book Blurb:

After keeping secrets forces their break up. Josie & Colin must try to move on separately on two different coasts. Until a tragic twist of fate forces Josie to make some very tough decisions. Pitting Ex against Ex. Will those tough decisions and white lies Josie’s forced to make. Does true love ever truly die!

Available at Amazon

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MY REVIEW:

Wanting is a marvelous romance tale with immortal love. Wanting leaves off where the first book Falling left off. Josie and Collin are separated. The two are living their own lives away from each other. They dwell about their previous relationship. Each of them knew how much potential it had to become something more. Collin yearns to see Josie again. Events happen and coincidentally the pair meet again. They pick up on their whirlwind romance. This time there is a real possibility! For the pair to evolve their new, and blossoming romance. I loved the uniqueness of the scenes, and communication between the lovers. It’s a lovely crafted romance that makes you emotionally invested. Read more to find out! I recommend Wanting: Popstar Lover Series to those who believe in true love!

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COVER INTERVIEW:

First, I want to Nicole Eglinger for doing the cover interview with me. Find out more about the newly desinged covers below!

  1. How did you come up with the cover design for Falling: Book 1 and Wanting: Book 2?” Actually, I wanted sexier covers for my Popstar Series & wanted new covers for my paperback release.
  2. Who is your book cover designer? Falling designed by: SelfPubBookCovers.com/DanaLeah For Wanting cover designed by: SelfPubBookCovers.com/Fantasyart
  3. Why did you decide to make paperback books when you had ebooks? Everyone wanted to know if it was available in print so I chose to do paperback in hopes to interest new fans.
  4. What do you like the most about your new covers? I think the colors are amazing and it’s sexier and goes better with the feel of the book series.
  5. What do you dislike about your new covers? Nothing actually, I think they are incredible.
  6. Are you happy with the outcome of your covers your designer presented you with? I’m extremely pleased with they are very creative, sexy the whole package so to speak.
  7. What do you like the most about working with me? I think you are so extremely talented, creative and you are personable with your clients. You do an amazingly beautiful job truly. Refer you to all my author acquaintances.
  8. How can fans reach you directly?

 

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The Power of an Innocent Mind by Lillian Black

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Lillian Black

Genre: Christian, & Spiritual

Date of Publication: December, 2015

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 978-1634498630

 Pages: 278

 Price: $20.99 (Paperback) $15.99 (Ebook)

 

Book Blurb:

 The Power of an Innocent Mind: Compelling New Novel Makes Clarion Call to Christians Everywhere; Empowering them to Grow Closer to their Faith Crafted with bold heart and soul by Lillian Black, ‘The Power of an Innocent Mind’ takes readers on an engrossing journey with one man and his daughters as they set out to change the world with the most “fierce and mighty weapon of all – their faith. In turn, Black hopes her work of “will uplift Christians everywhere and strengthen their faith with their almighty creator. Curious? Read on!!

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MY REVIEW:

“The Power of an Innocent Mind” is an intriguing and unique book. The book moves quickly, and is powerful. The princess is sweet, caring, and affectionate. Her faith is undeniable. She believes there is good in everyone. Princess Grace leads wicked rulers to salvation. The message of “The Power of an Innocent Mind” is to help people to overcome evil and to direct them to god. You would never suspect a child to become a positive and influential leader. In this case Princess Grace does. I recommend this book for Christians, and anyone who is a strong believer in Christianity. As it will give you more faith to believe, and to never give up on people who stray from the path.

AUTHOR INTERVIEW:

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First, I want to thank Lillian Black  for doing the interview with me. Read the interview below and found how intriguing she can be.

  1. What is your writing process? To inspire people of my my stories
  2. Who are your largest author influences? Daniel Steel
  3. What is your favorite book? The Bible
  4. What are the five things people do not know about you? I love writing, making people laugh and I love piece, the last born of three siblings and I love Jesus
  5. How do you come up with characters for The Power of an Innocent Mind? I can’t explain it it just flows in my my mind, it hard to tell, once the ideas start coming they can’t stop, they just keep on coming
  6. What are your favorite characters in The Power of an Innocent Mind and Why? Princess Grace, for she has unshakable faith and then the two kings , they know when to follow someone and when to be followed
  7. Is there a message behind The Power of an Innocent Mind? Yes, faith is about having a mind like a child’s , not questioning what the word of God says, just believe and do it , you will see the results.
  8. Why did you pick the title The Power of an Innocent Mind? Because the book is telling us about a life of someone who believed like a child and was able to accomplish great things through that believe
  9. Why is Christ important to you? He gave us salvation without discrimination, just believe and you will be his child
  10. Why is faith important to you? Faith gives me the desires of my heart and helps me to stay close to Jesus
  11. How can a child become powerful in spreading the message of faith? By faith
  12. How many books do you read a year? A lot but mostly I read the bible
  13. What is the last book you read? The bible
  14. What is the hardest part in writing The Power of an Innocent Mind? Grammar and editing
  15. What did you enjoy about writing The Power of an Innocent Mind? I enjoyed the story I was reading so much
  16. How long did it take for you to The Power of an Innocent Mind? Six months
  17. Do you have any children or pets? If so, do they distract you, or assist you with writing? My children are grown so there is no distraction except work, since most of the time I was at work I was not able o write as much as I wish
  18. Do you have a day job, you would be comfortable sharing? Do you have any good stories about your day job, you would like to share? I believe I get more inspired by the jobs I am doing, the challenges at work inspire me to come with more stories to write
  19. What are your next writing projects? The journey of ignorant Christian girl, is almost complete
  20. What are your writing or publishing goals in the future? To publish at least three books a year
  21. How can fans reach you directly? website, twitter and facebook

 

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Wanting By Nicole Eglinger

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Wanting: Popstar Lover Series Book 2

Nicole Eglinger

 

Genre: Erotica, and Romance

Date of Publication: April, 2015

ASIN: B01E7EU7B6

 Pages: 284

Word Count: 62,693

 Format: ebook

 

Book Blurb:

 After keeping secrets forces their break up. Josie & Colin must try to move on separately on two different coasts. Until a tragic twist of fate forces Josie to make some very tough decisions. Pitting Ex against Ex. Will those tough decisions and white lies Josie’s forced to make. Does true love ever truly die!

Available at Amazon

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MY REVIEW:

5star

“Wanting” is a marvelous romance tale with immortal love. “Wanting” leaves off where the first book “Falling” left off. Josie and Collin are separated. The two are living their own lives away from each other. They dwell about their previous relationship. Each of them knew how much potential it had to become something more. Collin yearns to see Josie again. Events happen and coincidentally the pair meet again. They pick up on their whirlwind romance. This time there is a real possibility! For the pair to evolve their new, and blossoming romance. I loved the uniqueness of the scenes, and communication between the lovers. It’s a lovely crafted romance that makes you emotionally invested. Read more to find out! I recommend Wanting: Popstar Lover Series to those who believe in true love!

AUTHOR INTERVIEW:

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First, I want to thank  Nicole Eglinger for doing the interview with me. Read the interview below and found how intriguing she can be.

  1. What is your writing process? My writing process is I will turn on Native American flute/Zen type music it relaxes me and lets my mind open letting my imagination to take over.
  2. Who are your largest author influences? My biggest author influences are: The lovely Diana Gabaldon writes Outlander Series, P.C. Cast writes Goddess’s Series, House of Night Series, Richelle Mead writes Succubus Series & Dark Swan Novels & Stephen King (Carrie)
  3. What is your favorite book? Outlander, The Private Life of Estelle Knight
  4. What is your latest news? My latest is currently finishing the third part of my Popstar Lover Series & start on my newest book Storm through the Highlands.
  5. What are the five things people do not know about you?
  1. I’m a control freak I could rewrite one chapter over 20 times!
  2. I’m very humble
  3. I love shopping (My hubby says too much sometimes)
  4. Born in a small town (Piney Fork, Ohio)
  5. I’m a huge Darren Hayes Fan (Savage Garden I Want You aka chicken cherry cola song)
  1. What genre do you write? Erotica Romane/ Historical Romance
  2. What is your most recent book Wanting about? Wanting is the sequel to (Popstar Lover Series) It picks up exactly where I dropped off between Josie & Colin almost two years later they are broken up both still really love each other deeply but because of their stubbornness neither budges until Josie gets a feeling that something terrible was about to happen. She finds out it turned out to be true Colin was involved in a terrible accident. Josie rushes off to the west coast California to be by Colin’s side. But Colin had loss his memory but only remembering that Colin & Josie is happily married. Josie has her own earth shattering secret has to decide does she go along with the charade repeating same mistakes that torn them apart.
  3. How do you come up with characters for Wanting? Colin he is fashioned after an Australian singer I adore. While Josie is fashioned after a combination of woman I know.
  4. What are your favorite characters in Wanting and Why? My favorite character is Josie love her tenacity to surviving and overcoming any obstacles in her way.
  5. Is there a message behind Wanting? To always overcome obstacles in one’s way and to always be truthful and honest with most especially with your spouse or partner.
  6. Why did you pick the title Wanting? I picked the title because Josie & Colin most of all wants each other.
  7. Why do you like writing romance/erotica books? I love romance and being in love and who doesn’t like being a little naughty from time to time.
  8. How similar are you to the characters you write about? Josie is the most similar to me as I have had to overcome huge obstacles in my life but I don’t regret my choices in live as it has made me grow as a person in many ways. Like Colin I’m very loyal to the ones I love the most.
  9. How many books do you read a year? So far this year read @ least 25 books it varies don’t really have an exact number of books I read just whatever book that draws my attention.
  10. What is the last book you read? Taken by the Huntsman (Mistral Dawn)
  11. What is the hardest part in writing Wanting? Is when I get a story or an ideal in my head and sometimes I can’t sleep until I get it out of my head and in my laptop.  Writing the emotional parts can be a little overwhelming and very draining.
  12. What did you enjoy about writing Wanting? I enjoy getting lost in the characters and the world that I invent.
  13. How long did it take for you to Wanting?? 5 months
  14. Do you have any children or pets? If so, do they distract you, or assist you with writing? Yes, I have 4 grown sons and they no longer live with us anymore the youngest left for the military August 2015!! I have three cats (Siren, Annabelle & Tiger) the actually sleep while I do the writing. No distractions I give my attention solely when I write tune out the world around me.
  15. Have you travel for your book, if so where? Yes to California!
  16. Do you have a day job, you would be comfortable sharing? Do you have any good stories about your day job, you would like to share? No I don’t have a day job my writing is my job.
  17. Do you have a muse? If you do, what do you love the most about him or her? Yes, my muse is my husband (Les) love that he is extremely supportive of me and he is my home.
  1. What are your next writing projects? Finishing Popstar Lover Series, Also writing another part to Talent Agency Series & Storm Through the Highlands
  1. What are your writing or publishing goals in the future? I hope one day to become a Bestselling Author & I like being a Self -Published Author more creative control.
  2. How can fans reach you directly?

 

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Limitless License by Ralph David

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Limitless License

Ralph David

Genre: Non Fiction, and Self-help

Date of Publication: June, 2016

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 978-1682930106

Pages: 122

Price: $10.99 (Paperback) $9.99 (Ebook)

 Book Blurb:

 Allow me to help by simply directing you toward a new path.

Limitless License is the foundational ground from which all dreams and desires convert to reality. By possessing a limitless license, you will achieve tangible results while enjoying a balanced and fun life.

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AUTHOR INTERVIEW:

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First, I want to thank Ralph David for doing the interview with me. Read the interview below and found how intriguing he can be.

  1. What is your writing process? When I write, I think first of my readers. How can I be of Service? What experience or information can be shared?
  1. Who are your largest author influences? Jim Rhon, Les Brown & so Many others greats.
  1. What is your favorite book?“Rich Dad Poor Dad” by Robert Kiyosaki
  1. What is your latest news? Limitless License was release in June 2016.I ‘m excited to connect with the audience & spread the message of Love & Hope to the World.
  1. What are the five things people do not know about you?
  2. I ‘m a swimmer
  3. I enjoy spending time in great company & deep conversation
  4. I’m a kid @ heart.
  5. I enjoy nature.
  6. ‘m a Comedian all day!
  7. On more I also speak French.
  1.  What genre do you write? I write the type of books that motivate & clarify the way. For you to achieve your dearest dreams.
  1. What is your most recent book Limitless License about? Transformation at your own pace. Limitless License could be open at any chapter; the chapter that resonates the most with you; go for it. No specific order. Do what feel good!
  1. What is the most important takeaway from Limitless License? Life is a great AssetLive your Life by having fun, enjoy every Moments.

9. What are some examples of principles in Limitless License?

Level of the Game Principle

  • Can accelerate Growth for a creative type by easily showcasing the way the World of Service really works.
  1. What do you believe is the best quality to possess, in order to become an excellent communicator? The ability to be Silent & Listen.
  1. What is the number one characteristic a person must have to be successful? Confidence & a Limitless License. hahaha
  1. Why is discipline important in becoming a successful, and influential person? Repetition / Practice is what make the great, GREAT, Discipline is the ability to enjoy Repetition / Practice till the skill is mastered.
  1. How did you become a Shaolin and what is a Shaolin? For me Shaolin is not about Fighting but been Humble & Prepared to welcome Life Naturally. I encourage our readers to search & find out deeper about the Shaolin teaching.
  1. Is there a message behind Limitless License? NEVER GIVE UP ON YOUR DREAM! Not my Dream, not your Peers Dream, Your DREAM!
  1. What is the hardest part in writing Limitless License? In the book I had to evaluate circle of influence including myself.
  1. What did you enjoy about writing Limitless License? Wow great question Mary Sage! I love it all, Labor of Love is the only word that comes to my mind!
  1. How long did it take for you Limitless License? Gotta read the book!
  1. What are your next writing projects? I constantly write  … I got great work in store Let me surprise, you all in due time.

 

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