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Focus On Love is now on Amazon

In the standalone sequel to Dance Over Me, photographer-turned-actress Liz meets a freelancer who has put his career on hold. When Ryan shows her what true love is all about, her life will never be the same.

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When writing fiction, I discovered that objective analysis was critical to make my stories stronger...and sellable. Along the way, I also discovered that I LOVE helping others unlock their stories. In fact, brainstorming those possibilities earned me the nickname "The Plot Whisperer" and I would love to pass along what I've learned and help you create a stronger story....

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Thank you, Candee, for a wonderful bite-sized and focused course. I learned a lot and it's been rewarding to implement it so far. It may still feel like climbing a mountain, but at least I can see the summit now.

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This book is chock full of heartwarming, good story! I picked it up at 11:00 pm and could not put it down until I reached the last page. But hey, who needs sleep?

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