Book Contract Issued! A Glance at My Process


My first book contract was issued from an academic press!  I cannot believe that just happened.  Well, it didn’t exactly “just happen.”  It’s been brewing for months.  Here’s my process of how it all came together for me. Continue reading


My first year’s “secret”


Thanks to those of you (n=12) who voted that I continue this journey.  Here goes my second post.

For this one, I thought I would pass along my most important lesson learned from year 1 of my PhD studies.  My title refers to this as my “secret”, but in truth, this practical tip is quite common in the academic community and is almost sacred to those who practice it. Continue reading