By Nancy Peacock
For the twice-published novelist, interpreting a piece of writing approximately herself within the National Enquirer—under the headline "Here's One for the Books: cleansing woman Is an Acclaimed Author"—was greater than a surprise. It was once an thought.
In A Broom of One's Own, Nancy Peacock, whose first novel was once chosen via the New York Times as a remarkable ebook of the yr, explores with heat, wit, and candor what it ability to be a author. An encouragement to all hard-working artists, regardless of how they make a residing, Peacock's booklet offers precious insights and suggestion on motivation, craft, and feedback whereas delivering hilarious anecdotes concerning the homes she cleans.
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