The Community Book Project: Author Insights

The Community Book Project: Author Insights

By Donna Kozik
This is The Community Book Project, an adventure in publishing where dozens of people from all over the world join in to write a book in a weekend. Our latest series features interviews with authors from "A Gift of Gratitude." (Found on Amazon's Kindle platform.)
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Episode 18: A Gift of Gratitude with Donna Burgher, Mary Choo & Two Special Readings
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Donna Burgher about incorporating gratitude and choice in daily life for yourself and your kids. Mary Choo and the healing power of gratitude. A scheduling snafu held up our third interviewee, so we read two inspiring entries from the book from Robyn MacKillop, who's moving entry describes her life with both multiple sclerosis and an amazing husband. The episode is rounds out with a reading from contributor Tara Kachaturoff who inspires readers with her gratefulness for exercise. They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
30:20
November 21, 2018
Episode 17: A Gift of Gratitude with Taeko Hayatsu, Joe Raab and LC Plaunt
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Taeko Hayatsu and setting yourself up with gratitude to become both happier and "luckier." Joe Raab talks about his gratefulness in overcoming anxiety by making a conscious choice to do so. The episode ends with LC Plaunt's story of living with daily pain and how she decided to overcome and continue to make a difference in the world. They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
28:38
November 21, 2018
Episode 16: Interviews with Marcelle della Faille, Katie De Souza, Suzanne Cousins & Norma Elmore
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Marcelle della Faille who discusses how to bring peace in the world by choosing gratitude. Then Katie De Souza talks about her gratitude for "owning her day" and being an entrepreneur. Suzanne Cousins describes the love and compassion shown by "fur family" members, and Norma Elmore puts the finishing touch on this episode by discussing how gratitude can work in mysterious ways. They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
29:50
November 21, 2018
Episode 15: A Gift of Gratitude with Warren Henderson Jr., Ruth Strebe and Carol Stockall
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Warren Henderson Jr. about helping and showing gratitude to those who aren't usually "first in line" to receive it. Guest and contributor Ruth Strebe talks about a mom at her wit's end before someone shows some "cookie gratitude" and comes to the rescue. Then Carol Stockall closes out this episode by throwing sparkly, glittery gratitude confetti over everyone. They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
28:28
November 21, 2018
Episode 14: A Gift of Gratitude with Louise Lavergne, Connie Ragen Green and Ellen Watts
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Louise Lavergne about making a ritual of gratitude (even when the world is a hustle and a bustle) and Connie Ragen Green about changing your attitude from grouchy to gratitude--for good! The final guest, Ellen Watts, talks about how the Cosmic Order loves gratitude--and how it intervened to help Ellen get her gook done. They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
31:09
November 21, 2018
Episode 13: A Gift of Gratitude with Judi Reid, Roberta Gold and Holly Pitas
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Judi Reid about speaking up for what--and who--you value; Roberta Gold who knows that "Laughter Rocks" (and is good for your health) and Holly Pitas, who has tips on talking with people who frustrate you. (Perfect for the holidays and useful all year 'round.) They are all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
31:32
November 21, 2018
Episode 12: A Gift of Gratitude with Brenda Lanigan, Nikki Brown and Gwyn Goodrow
"A Gift of Gratitude" editor Donna Kozik interviews Brenda Lanigan about "The Voice Within," Nikki Brown (who received an honorary doctorate in gratitude) and Gwyn Goodrow, who is a real Crocheting Queen--all contributing authors to the latest edition of "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "A Gift of Gratitude" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
26:13
November 21, 2018
Episode 11: Intro: The Return of The Community Book Project with "A Gift of Gratitude"
We're back with a new book and a new set of interviews with contributing authors! This edition of The Community Book Project focuses on the feeling of gratitude. Host Donna Kozik gives the scoop about "A Gift of Gratitude," including how the welcome addition of our favorite causes, which was sparked by an entry by Martin Salama. Find our book "A Gift of Gratitude: A Community Book Project" on Amazon and get on the interest list for our next Community Book Project at http://TheCommunityBookProject.com.
04:24
November 21, 2018
(Ep 8) Success Interviews: LaVerne, Ellen & Donna
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews LaVerne Byrd, Ellen McNeill and Donna Burgher, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
31:54
May 12, 2018
(Ep 7) Success Interviews: Doria, Robyn & Kelly
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Doria Musaga, Robyn MacKillop and Kelly Johnson, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
25:02
May 12, 2018
(Ep 6) Success Interviews: Anne, Nancy & Leasha
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Anne Skinner, Nancy “Nanobug” Haberstich and Leasha West, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
31:17
May 12, 2018
(Ep 5) Success Interviews: Daphne, Sarah-Jane & Chipo
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Daphne Greer, Sarah- Jane Watson and Chipo Shambare, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
27:31
May 12, 2018
(Ep 4) Success Interviews: John, Debbie & Linda
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews John Williams, Debbie Bolton & Linda Easthouse, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
27:10
May 10, 2018
(Ep 3) Success Interviews: Mary Anne, Irena & Dan
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Mary Anne Strange, Irena Kay and Dan Murray, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
25:06
May 10, 2018
(Ep 2) Success Interviews: Julaina, Norma & Margy
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Julaina Kleist, Norma Elmore & Margy Lang, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project."  You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com.  If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com. 
30:32
May 8, 2018
(Ep 1) Success Interviews: Peggy, Katie & Shelly
"Success Is Yours" editor Donna Kozik interviews Peggy Lee Hanson, Katie de Souza and Shelly O’Donovan, contributing authors to "The Community Book Project." You can find out more about the book "Success Is Yours" at http://BooksByDonnaK.com or on Amazon and find out more about The Community Book Project at http://CommunityBookProject.com. If you’re looking to write a book of your own, check out the free book planner at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
23:24
May 8, 2018
Success Is Yours Interview: Connie Ragen Green
The "Success Is Yours" podcast series from "The Community Book Project" begins with an interview from one of our celebrity authors, Connie Ragen Green. Connie is a book publishing and promotion queen, and I was thrilled to have her take part in "The Community Book Project" and submit an entry to "Success Is Yours." In this episode Connie, who has authored more than a dozen books of her own, talks about getting in the habit of writing. We also discuss her "Success Is Yours" entry and share some ideas for promoting yourself as an author. More about Connie can be found at http://ConnieRagenGreen.com. The book "Success Is Yours" can be found at Amazon.com. Find out how to write your own book at http://FreeBookPlanner.com.
19:55
May 8, 2018
The Community Book Project: An Introduction
Take 2 minutes and discover who we are and what we're all about. It's The Community Book Project with lead editor Donna Kozik.
01:59
May 6, 2018
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