Why You Should Hop On The Struggle Bus (And Thank Me Later)

Honestly, I was nervous. A few author friends told me about their experiences on book tour. While I heard about beautiful moments, I also heard words like “grueling” and “exhausting” and “intense.” So I made myself a promise that before I went on book tour for Everything is Figureoutable, I’d challenge myself to get as…

What Jersey Marie Wants You to Know About Writing A Book

Thinking about writing a book? You’re not alone. According to New York Times writer, Joseph Epstein, 81% of people believe they have a book in them. At first glance, the book-writing process seems straightforward. You have an idea, you write a book, you publish it. Bada bing, bada boom.  Sounds fairly simple, right? Wrong. We’re…