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Julie Klassen, Part 2

By Kathryn Cushman / January 16, 2008 /

Today, we finish our conversation with Julie Klassen, author of the just released Lady of Milkweed Manor. (Isn’t that a gorgeous cover?) You are an editor at your “day job”. How did it feel when you were first on the other side of the editor’s red pen :-)?Vulnerable! I worried about weaknesses and errors in…

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Meet Julie Klassen

By Kathryn Cushman / January 15, 2008 /

Today and tomorrow, I am pleased to feature debut novelist Julie Klassen. I’m right in the middle of reading her first novel, Lady of Milkweed Manor, and it is terrific! I recently interviewed Julie, and here’s what she had to say: Tell us about the Lady of Milkweed Manor. What is the story about?It is…

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Resting the Remote

By Kathryn Cushman / January 11, 2008 /

My family decided (okay, my husband and I decided) that we should go a week without turning on the TV. Today is day 6, and I have to say, it has been WONDERFUL!We don’t watch a ton of television anyway, but the evening hours usually find a show or two going. This experiment made me…

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I've been tagged

By Kathryn Cushman / January 9, 2008 /

CJ Darlington has tagged my for my first ever meme. The rules are simple (luckily!). You post three writing tips that you’ve learned along the way, and then nominate 5 more bloggers to take up the meme (which, by the way, is pronounced “meem“). Here goes: 1) Publishing is such a business of “right time,…

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Coffee Shop Bonding

By Kathryn Cushman / January 6, 2008 /

My high-school daughter started back to school on the 2nd, but my elementary girl was off until the 7th. What to do with all that extra time? What about my normal routine of going to the coffee shop every Thursday morning to do a little writing and enjoy a great place?Answer– take 9 year old…

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Ahhhhh!

By Kathryn Cushman / December 27, 2007 /

For Christmas this year, my family got me a shiatsu massaging cushion for my office chair. Wow. It feels so good I don’t want to do anything but sit at my desk all day. I’m thinking this may be the perfect gift for writers who tend to procrastinate. AHHHHH!!!!!

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New website

By Kathryn Cushman / December 20, 2007 /

Bethany House (my publisher) just launched their new website. It is awesome! Click here to check it out.

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New website

By Kathryn Cushman / December 20, 2007 /

Bethany House (my publisher) just launched their new website yesterday. It is awesome. Click here and see for yourself.

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Christmas memories

By Kathryn Cushman / December 18, 2007 /

Happy December 18!Titletrakk.com is currently listing the favorite Christmas memories of several authors (31, to be exact). You can click here to go read them. Mine is toward the bottom of the page.What’s your favorite Christmas memory?

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Waiting for Daybreak

By Kathryn Cushman / December 17, 2007 /

My second book finally has an official title. “Waiting for Daybreak” will release in October 2008.Woo hoo! Now, if I can just get the final rewrites done, all will be well!Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad!!!

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