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A drought-breaking week

Started by JulieM, September 27, 2023, 04:41 PM

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JulieM

Sharing this as encouragement to others to hang in there. After three years of basically crickets (but lots of hard work), in this one week I have sold a PB manuscript and learnt that three of my books will soon have Danish editions. Also, this month I picked up work as a Writer in Residence at a local school.
You never know what's around the corner! Feeling very grateful.
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Debbie Vilardi

Happy sales to you, Julie! It's good to see the work paying off.
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Ev

Wow, Julie! What a lot of great news all in one week!  :stars3  I'm so happy for you.

Vijaya

Julie, that's wonderful. I agree, you never know when lightning will strike! Congratulations on the new PB, the translations, and being a writer-in-residence!!! Lucky kids to have you. Enjoy!!!
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David Wright

Congrats!! What kind of danish are you celebrating with? I like cherry :)

JodyJS

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olmue

Woohoo, Julie! That's fantastic! :running

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JulieM

Quote from: David Wright on September 27, 2023, 07:11 PMCongrats!! What kind of danish are you celebrating with? I like cherry :)
Any will do, David!

Thanks to everyone for your kind comments.
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kelliebeggs

Congratulations!  This is huge!

dewsanddamps

 :love5  Julie, that's fantastic! Congratulations. And hooray for the Danes!  :hurrah  :goldstar
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