Kari Trumbo · personal · writing

Don’t just bloom where you’re planted, flourish

I work in an industry (probably not unlike many others) where it’s easy to get a case of compare-itis. So-and-so just won this award, and so-and-so just hit the bestseller list. It’s easy to forget why I sit here and pour my soul onto the page.   I’ll be frank with you, I’m horrible with…… Continue reading Don’t just bloom where you’re planted, flourish

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Why a Three Star Review isn’t Bad

So, you’ve made it. You finally got that truly critical review of under 4 stars. You start to get a little angry, maybe you’re wondering if they even read it? Maybe they didn’t, but I’d bet they did, and here’s why I think it is a good thing. On Amazon, the three star rating is…… Continue reading Why a Three Star Review isn’t Bad