Archive for June 2015

How to Write Award-winning Fiction

How to Write Award-winning Fiction After THE DEER EFFECT won its 3rd book award this year, I had a moment when I wondered why some of my books do better than others. As I pondered this phenomenon, it came to me that showing up is the best way to write. You must show up in…

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The Dementia Chronicles #5

The Dementia Chronicles #5… In these past three weeks my sister has come up from Phoenix and gone again. During that time, we moved my mother into her new studio apartment, my role changed in an instant from a daily routine of writing to one of caregiving, and my husband’s birthday was Saturday. Through it all…

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The Dementia Chronicles #4

The Dementia Chronicles #4 discusses my mother’s move into our home. As some of you may recall, my mother suffers from dementia caused by oxygen deprivation because of COPD which was caused by cigarette smoking. In the midst of mom’s move, some wonderful things happened. My sister, Lizz came up to help and we had some…

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Welcome Author Jeffrey L. Diamond

Help me welcome author Jeffrey L. Diamond to my blog today. I think you’ll find his book interesting as well as the author. Meet Jeffrey Diamond… LIVE TO AIR is my first novel and a true labor of love. When I retired as a television producer with over forty years of experience in network news, I…

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The Award Came in the Mail!

It’s official! The Deer Effect is the winner in the category of Christian fiction in the 2015 Pacific Book Award. May 25, 2015 – SEATTLE — For nearly 20 years, Susan Wingate has been writing novels and has won several awards. Wingate’s books often reach bestseller ranks on Amazon. Here she goes again. On the heels of…

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