Category Archives: Spice Lady

A novel with recipes

It Takes a Village to Write a Book, Part 1

Some people think of writing as a solitary activity. You sit at your computer in the attic, typing and eating bonbons, as one of my teachers has said. Or drinking wine. Or whiskey. Alone. In reality, the successful writers I … Continue reading

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Two Books: Synergy or Insanity?

My friends know I am working on two quite different books, Spice Lady: A Novel with Recipes (currently pending agent review) and How to Be an Effective Global Volunteer:  A Learning Service Approach (in process with an awesome team of … Continue reading

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Welcome! I’m a passionate writer with a successful book about international volunteering and two books in progress: Spice Lady: A Novel With Recipes, and Rethinking International Volunteering. I’m a Cancer Thriver dedicated to helping other cancer survivors thrive. I am … Continue reading

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