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The Crazy (Amazing) Process of Writing and Publishing a Book

by Kim August 24, 2016

If there were one thing I wish someone had told me before I dove into this book publishing process it is have patience.

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Written On Our Hands

by Kim April 6, 2016

A friend of mine asked if I would meet with her sister who was studying to be a life purpose hand analyst. I hadn’t the slightest clue what that was, but it sounded interesting, so I said sure.

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The Yellow Envelope (VERY EXCITING NEWS)

by Kim February 23, 2016

There’s something that I have been waiting to share with you for a very, very (excruciatingly) long time. Yep, I’ve got some BIG NEWS.

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A New Year

by Kim January 1, 2016

In a lot of ways, 2015 was the most important year of my life. I birthed not only a daughter but also a book, or at least the promise of one.

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A Year of Waiting

by Kim August 30, 2015

It’s been a year of waiting. Waiting for the baby. Waiting for news on the book. Waiting to see how our life takes shape as those dreams from Mexico make their way into the world.

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Adventure

by Kim July 7, 2015

I read somewhere that prayer is how you talk to God and meditation is how God talks to you. And if I have needed anything in the past few weeks it is some kind of sign from the Universe, something that tells me, it’s okay for things to be how they are right now.

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How I Wrote a Book Proposal and Found a Literary Agent

by Kim April 18, 2015

Many of you have written to ask how I found a literary agent so I’ve pulled my favorite resources together and hope that this information will help you too.

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On Big Changes

by Kim February 24, 2015

I’ve neglected this blog in the last month and there are good reasons for that. In fact, life has changed so completely in the past few weeks that I feel almost paralyzed as I sit here attempting to explain it all, complex as it is, in a tiny little blog post.

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The Best of So Many Places… In a Book!

by Kim January 7, 2015

The best of So Many Places is now available in one tidy book and I couldn’t be more excited.

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My Writing Desk (AKA All the Crap I Dragged to Mexico)

by Kim November 9, 2014

I spend most of my waking hours at my writing desk. These five months in Mexico are more of a working retreat, a time to focus on writing and building a sustainable income, than a vacation.

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Life on Fire: A celebration of my first creative child

by Kim September 10, 2014

It’s been one year since I published my first book Life on Fire. Sharing it with the world was one of the scariest things I’ve ever done. That terrible voice inside, the negative, nagging one, said: Who do you think you are?

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One hectic year. Reflections on my birthday.

by Kim August 6, 2014

Reflections on my birthday on a hectic year of travel and what all this moving around has taught me about my dreams.

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Meet Gigi Griffis: writer, world traveler and Swiss expat

by Kim July 9, 2014

I’m pleased to introduce you all to Gigi Griffis. Gigi is a writer, world traveler and Swiss Expat who has just released a book about traveling Italy like a local. Read on to hear about how she supports her location independent lifestyle and what it’s like traveling the world with a dog!

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Win a $50 Amazon gift card: Sign up for the So Many Places Newsletter. (Plus other announcements).

by Kim May 28, 2014

I’ve got lots of announcements this month and the biggest is the launch of the So Many Places Newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter and you’ll be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift certificate!

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An interview with Warren and Betsy of Married with Luggage about their new book

by Kim May 8, 2014

Traveling couple Warren and Betsy Talbot have had an exciting year. For one thing, they’ve just bought a house in Spain. And their new book, Married with Luggage, launched recently to quite a bit of fanfare. I had the pleasure of interviewing them about their relationship, their new book, and their self-publishing experience.

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And Now It’s Time to Panic!

by Kim February 27, 2014

The best things in my life have always come when I said yes to an idea, opportunity or situation in which I had absolutely no idea what the outcome would be and that had the potential to turn out very badly. And every single time, after saying yes to that risky, terrifying thing, I’d sit down and wonder if I hadn’t just made the most awesomely irresponsible mistake of my life.

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