Category Archives: My Book

Vid Clip from Celebrate Your Wins

You can watch a short video clip of a passage from my book Celebrate Your Wins: Steps to More Happiness and Productivity.  Check it out on YouTube.  Big shout out to Jocelyn for her technical wizardry to make the vid! … Continue reading

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Harrisburg Art Walk

I set up a booth at the Harrisburg Art Walk yesterday.  All week, it rained.  All week, the weather report called for more rain… but Saturday was pretty and sunny.  Lots of people appeared to be having a good time.  … Continue reading

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Synopsis for Celebrate Your Wins

I’ve been working a lot this week to get ready for my first craft show this year.  I’m really excited about my new book.  Here’s the synopsis for Celebrate Your Wins: Steps to More Happiness and Productivity. Most everyone can … Continue reading

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You Can Find My Latest Book on Amazon and Create Space

You can find my latest book on Amazon and Create Space.  Here are the links: Paperback Kindle/Ebook In the wide world of Amazon, if you’re searching by title, you may need to add part of the subtitle to distinguish it.  … Continue reading

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Track Your Progress

One of the ideas in my upcoming book is that sometimes it helps to list the progress that we make.  Without some way to track progress, we can feel like we’re just spinning our wheels.  This happens to me a … Continue reading

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My Book Is Done!

This morning I finished a book. Celebrate Your Wins! is finished. Done. I shall now practice what I preach. Whoooooo-hoooooooo!!!!! Next up, file wrangling to turn the finished document into the formats that CreateSpace and Kindle want.  Lots of decisions … Continue reading

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Why G. Hunter Hanks?

Why G. Hunter Hanks? People should know my name, not a pseudonym. On the other hand, the bookshelves, especially the sci-fi and fantasy sections, already have several really skilled Greg’s and Gregory’s. Since my middle name is Hunter, I can … Continue reading

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Celebrate Your Wins Coming Soon!

I’ve run into a lot of brick walls, metaphorically, and learned a lot.  Celebrate Your Wins is a motivational book of advice that has grown out of those learning experiences.   Anyone looking to be happier or more productive could … Continue reading

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Finding a Good Example

Today I’m tempted to slack off a bit.  I’m partway through revision for the next book (Celebrate Your Wins!), and partway through a larger project is sometimes when I run out of steam.  One day’s progress more or less isn’t … Continue reading

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Mile Marker

Progress! Today I finished (this round) of revision for my new book.  Yes, I did a little victory dance.  Next steps are register it with the copyright office and send it to peers to review. Then more revision and editing… … Continue reading

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