This week, you’ll meet a writer who is making her mark across multiple genres and categories – and learn how you can do the same.
Nicole C. Kear has published two chapter book series (Fix-It Friends and, along with Brian Weisfeld, The Startup Squad), a middle grade novel (Foreverland), a highly acclaimed memoir (Now I See You, hailed by by People magazine as “Hilariously inspiring…a showstopper”) and dozens of articles in such publications as The New York Times, The Washington Post, Good Housekeeping and Parents. Nicole is the model of a modern working writer, whose built a fascinating, rewarding career.
She’s definitely someone you should know!
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