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Jennie Goutet
Jennie Goutet is the author of memoir, A Lady in France, as well as the illustrated children's book Happy People Everywhere. She is a contributing author to Sunshine After the Storm - A Survival Guide for the Grieving Mother, and was a BlogHer Voice of the Year pick two years running. She lives just outside of Paris with her husband, three children, and a naughty dog.

Entries by Jennie Goutet

A Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing and Marketing

(2) Comments | Posted May 29, 2014 | 2:06 PM

As you probably know, self-published books can sell as many copies as those that are traditionally-published, and sometimes even more so!

Although luck does plays a huge part -- being in the right place at the right time -- good writing, along with professional editing and design are also...

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What Is Love?

(16) Comments | Posted December 29, 2013 | 3:54 PM

The danger in writing passionately on the subject of tolerance is that you become intolerant of people who are not tolerant. And the danger in writing passionately about love -- and how it is not self-seeking, proud, or boastful -- is that you end up boasting about knowing and possessing...

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Remembering Moguay

(9) Comments | Posted August 10, 2012 | 6:34 PM

When we returned to Hargeisa, Somaliland after spending three months in Djibouti setting up operations for our charity and four months in Nairobi, Kenya following the attack on 9/11, we learned that chubby little Kadra had died. She was the baby we thought would make it. She was doing so...

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