I have said on multiple different occasions, I am not a writer. I am an Author/Publisher/Small Marketing Business Owner for Physicians. I’m old school, and came from the world of print, and the social media world is forever evolving and somewhat complicated, if you couldn’t already tell – this is what I used to pay people for! Now, with taking the year or three off to write the book, and for her to re-write I am responsible for five social media sites, and this blog. I understand I was given a retainer and maybe I should just pay someone to do this for me. However, I do have a publishing house, and I can read, so given those facts I thought – EASY! WRONG!
This book is personal, it a journey to help people investigate their family tree and develop a medical tree to see if they are pre-disposed genetically to serious illnesses, disease, and even addictions. Without this valuable information, you could end up like me, fighting for your life and even death. If I were not married to a doctor who recognized the symptoms the moment he walked in the door of our home, I would have been a GONER. I got lucky, and I really believe God, and my departed beloved maternal grandmother is my guardian angel.
The book is also about perusing your dreams and just going for it despite the haters, and naysayers! If you have not failed a few times, or in my case, a TON of times than you haven’t really tried and put yourself out there. You will never know what you can achieve until you try, try again, and try again. My advice is – Don’t be one of those people who is afraid to screw up! Do you know anyone that is perfect? I don’t. Do you know anyone that walks around with a real halo of God above their head? If you do – please give them my number so that I may be blessed!
On an entirely different note. If you are going to put yourself out there in the public light – LOOK your best while trying! I never thought I would say these words, but they are so true especially if you are a woman. I know life isn’t fair. Men have it so much easier. My husband can be showered dressed and out of the house in 15 minutes! How infuriating is that?!! I have so many beauty tips that have been researched and proven to work so that you can look amazing. It won’t come easy, and sometimes not cheap, but looking the part before you get the part IS half the battle! So, give it a shot! Getting through that front door is half of the battle, once you get there, then it’s time to step it up and prove that you have earned the right to be there. WARNING – There will be women who do not and will not follow the girl code of kindness, and having each other’s back! That jealous Monster will come out of them and they will try to rip you apart. If your beautiful, you cannot possibly have a brain, right? WRONG! In the beginning befriend these gals, be polite, friendly, and show them that they have nothing to lose, but everything to gain.
Trophy wife? I think NOT! Survivor, fighter, believing you can make a difference, loving with all your heart and always paying it forward!
– The Mask of the Doctor’s Wife