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Tip: Purpose and intent-writing for why?

I’m not just a book designer, I also write and put books together. The book I wrote was about parenting, it received several awards, that made me happy. I wrote it for another project I was working on at the time, I needed to “become a bigger person” so I took a subject that I knew about and wrote. It took me 9 months… HA! just like a baby… and then I started promoting it. The purpose was to move me along to the “bigger self” and intent was to pass along what I had learned on my want to being a parent.

I also put books together. I’m an award winning fine artist as well as author. I love the communities I associate with. I am currently on my second book spotlighting the community of Los Angeles artists I know. This might not be a big seller but it has a purpose of sharing what I’m interested in and an intention of letting other people see how I think and they become more aware of other the lives of other artists.

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Book Design: Beginning Tips for How to Write Your Book…

You have an idea for a book. Now What? Let’s explore what it takes to write a book. Keep in mind that there are many different ways to begin writing a book and there have been many books writen on the subject. So if my article hits home in even a little way… research what’s out there for more information and start today… following your dream!

Here are a few beginning tips to writing your book:

1. What are your strengths? Take your best strength and begin there and figure out how to get the rest done through other vendor services.

2. Pick the type of book you’ll write:

–Non-fiction: how to books, self improvement, Continue reading