I'll start with in the writing community. I've been trying to learn how to do the entire self-publishing thing as a side gig while still writing for Harlequin. There's a LOT to learn. One of my writing friends took me under her wing and is teaching me about how to promote.
Then there's this group of authors who do this blog. Talk about supportive! We cheer each other on, help each other promote, and teach each other things about the industry we might now know. I'm so grateful to know you all - even though I've never met most of you in person.
On the fitness side. I keep fit by doing challenges online. Right now I'm doing a free one called Lean Body for Her. We have a Facebook group and all keep each other accountable. I've done the Oxygen 3 and 4 challenge and we have a Facebook group there too (Oxygen Challenge Alumni.) We constantly cheer each other, even for NSV (non-significant victories) because sometimes it helps to celebrate the small things. And as we prepare for the Oxygen 5 Challenge which starts May 5th, it's fun to have others with whom to share the anticipation and decisions over which coach to choose. I have never met any of these people ever, but they're all my sisters in fitness. We even call each other Oxysisters!
Writing is a solitary profession and my office mates are often other writers on Facebook. I share their triumphs, both personal and professional, and without them I think I might be quite lonely. Social media can be a huge time sink, but sometimes it keeps me sane.
I have a book out April 1st. It's called Texas Ranch Justice and it's my 45th book for Harlequin. You can purchase it here if you'd like. Buy here
And here's the cover for your viewing pleasure. I love this cover!
What is your favorite way to be supportive of other women? I'd love to hear your sisterhood stories!
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