Author Archives: mtnwriter77

About mtnwriter77

I, like so many others, am a novelist struggling for recognition. In Her Mother's Shoes was published in June - available through Amazon, B&N and iPad, e-book (only $2.99!) as well as paperback. Autumn Colors was my first. Right now I'm working on a third novel, currently titled Transition. My writings are mostly women's fiction, but Transition takes a step into science fiction, with a romantic twist. My website is www.dawnlajeunesse.com. Come visit me!

TRANSITION TRILOGY

In spite of my earlier post today, I really have managed to do some writing since I retired, adding nearly 100 pages to the first book of the Transition trilogy, currently titled WAR!. I thought I would give you a … Continue reading

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Where Have All The Minutes Gone?

When I semi-retired in late August of 2013, even though I’d be working about half time, I had visions of free minutes dancing in my head. Not as in the free minutes on my phone – the free minutes in … Continue reading

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Best Chronicle Book Fair Ever!

Talk with authors, booksellers, publishers and enjoy the ambiance of downtown Glens Falls. Click on the link for details! Chronicle Book Fair Flier

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Come to the Chronicle Book Fair!

Whether you are an author wanting to show off and sell your books, or a reader relishing a literary feast, mark your calendars for November 3, 2013 between 11a.m. and 4p.m. for the Chronicle Book Fair. This event, held annually … Continue reading

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Run With the Kenyans

In the last several days, the news has been filled with the Kenyan mall hostage-taking and the targeting of non-Muslims, particularly westerners. There has even been some talk about involvement of some Americans in the attack on the mall. Stories … Continue reading

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PREPARE TO GO WITH THE FLOW

In my last post I talked about personal discipline as the key to getting your goals accomplished. I’m a pretty driven, eye-on-the-target kind of person, and I really did believe that – if I organized better, set priorities and held … Continue reading

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PERSONAL DISCIPLINE: AS IMPORTANT AS TIME

For months I have been looking forward to my retirement date. For me, retirement equated to inheriting a lot of time that I didn’t own before. That time belonged to my employer. I still work part time, but the schedule … Continue reading

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