#WhyIWrite: Book 1 by Author Denise N. Fyffe

My very first book was, Jamaican Honey and Sauce. You would think with such a title that it was a cooking book, filled with recipes and such, from Jamaica. The only recipes in that book, was for baby making.

My first book was a poetry book. I was so giddy and excited that I ran with the first title that came in my head and slapped on a black cover (which was my favorite color) and off I went to the presses.

*Sigh, ignorance.

Denise N. Fyffe

I just watched a video by famously renowned author JK Rowling, and I believe that she gets what many authors like myself are going through.

Her speech was about failure and I could tell that she lived exactly what I am now going through. To have that  similarity is a great motivator. As such, it has inspired me to share 30 posts about the 30 books, which I have published.

I say published, because I have written nearly twice as many, and they are sitting on my hard drive gathering virtual dust.

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My very first book was, Jamaican Honey and Sauce. You would think with such a title that it was a cooking book, filled with recipes and such, from Jamaica. The only recipes in that book, was for baby making.

My first book was a poetry book. I was so giddy and excited that I ran with…

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