Browsing Archive: June, 2010

Me? Technologically Challenged??

Posted by Holly Gaskin on Monday, June 28, 2010,
I don't consider myself to be technologically challenged. Well, DIDN'T. Until I started to compile my ebook. Er, well, I tried to... with dreadful results. WHAT AM I DOING WRONG?!! I feel like a nincompoop. especially since the Ebook Pro manual declares it's "so easy a 6-year-old could do it!"

Anyone know of a 6-year-old for hire??

I don't understand HTML. I don't get why the example window in the manual looks nothing like what I see when I open up my ebook for editing. Why, oh, why is it savin...

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Great Developments!

Posted by Holly Gaskin on Saturday, June 19, 2010,
This past Thursday, I got to interview Richard Taylor, the author of Alzheimer's From the Inside Out. It's an extraordinary autobiographical account of what it's like to actually live with the disease. An AMAZING man!! I am so lucky he agreed to talk with me. The interview will be included in my new book. I'll have an audio excerpt up on my Facebook page, "Can This Author Make It In One Year?" soon!

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RELEASE DATE!!!

Posted by Holly Gaskin on Saturday, June 5, 2010,

The release date for Finding My Father: A Search for the Truth in the Face of Alzheimer's is 7/7/2010! Mark it on your calendars! Tell Your friends! Tweet it! Share it! I'll love you forever and ever! LOL... I'm just a little bit excited.


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Progress!

Posted by Holly Gaskin on Tuesday, June 1, 2010,
It's amazing what an "extra" day in the weekend can do for your creativity! Extra time to research, write, relax, etc. Found the journals I was missing in storage yesterday. This helped me get a lot more writing done, where, before there was blank pages and cloudy memories. It's amazing how much a healthy human brain can totally forget in one's own past. Makes the mystery of Alzheimer's all the more intriguing. I'll have to figure out how to post videos here so you can see what I mean!

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