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Friday, November 14, 2008

Exhale - Then take a deep breath and...

Scream With Me! Ok - an excited face and a big "WOW" would be fine!

I am starting to think that (cue the dramatic music with a deep voice over)...If you type it - it will happen!

For those of you that read both my blogs, you may have been tickled by the first edition of Thoughtful Thursday : The Comedian's idle stream-of-concsiousness thoughts on... just about anything! If you haven't read it, click over - she's nearly four and hillarious!

Anyhoo...The comment thread included this inquiry: "Can I be president of her fan club?"

To which I responded, "Ok- let's not put the cart before the horse ladies! The Comedian gets her own fan club AFTER I get published!"

Well, Dora, you better get organizing, because I'M GETTING PUBLISHED!!!

Did any of you get it? The title for the post, I mean? YES! I sent in a column proposal and they accepted it immediately. My column is etitled, Life After Loss: Healing Truths To Meditate On I'm so freakin' excited, can you tell?

If you haven't heard about the new magazine yet, then please click over to EXHALE and read their byline - it's priceless to the infertility / loss community.

Thanks for your devoted support and come the New Year...I'll be peeking at you through a column!


Kristin said...

Woohoooo...huge CONGRATS Cara! I am so excited for you.

Dora said...

YAY!! So happy for you!!

As for the fan club, to be fair, I think it should be for both your girls. The Comedian cracks me up with her delightful thought processes and enthusiasm, and the Bear touches my heart with her sensitivity and loving heart. I just want to squeeze them!

You too! Big hug!

Michelle said...

Yay Cara. I can't wait to read.

MrsSpock said...

Congrats! I just sent a proposal to them 5 minutes ago. Let me know if you want to read it so you can tell me what you think...

k@lakly said...

Great news!!! Keep it up!

Eskimo_Kisses_4_U said...

That is absolutely wonderful news! I'm so thrilled that you areare finally getting published.

Amy said...

WOW, WOW, WOW!!! I am so excited for you! Good job, Cara!

Martha said...

Congrats, Cara! I haven't clicked over from Bear and Comedian's blog and have missed Mucho! I am so proud of you!! Yipeeeeeee!!!!!

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