Permission for adjustments with Shana Dow

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As writers, positive self-talk is so important. When you’re creating a story, you know the possibility of the impression your words can have on your readers, so you choose them well. Do you do the same with your self-talk? This fabulous deep conversation with Shana Dow goes into being mindful of what you tell yourself and giving yourself permission to make adjustments. Whether it’s to change a book cover to align it better with your genre, questions to ask to make important edits or how to give yourself grace as you write, run your author business and live your life.

Shana Dow is the best-selling author of the young adult adventure fantasy series, The Keepers of the Balance. In addition to writing novels, she enjoys reading, cooking, watching anime, and her newest endeavor, gardening. She lives in Oklahoma with her husband and four sons.


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