Finalist in ForeWord Magazine’s Book of the Year Award in Writing
“…a handy guide for aspiring and professional
writers alike to achieving success and an honest living in the field…A highly
motivational resource for developing a writer’s work ethic.”
--The Midwest Book Review
"Offering support and honest advice, The Writer Behind
the Words is the ultimate survival guide for every writer who refuses to give
up. Highly recommended for professional and aspiring writers."
--Cindy La Ferle, freelance
journalist and author of Writing Home
"Dara Girard’s The Writer Behind the Words: Steps to Success in the Writing Life….has a wealth of information, suggestions, tips, and advice….The advice comes in a wonderful blend of the uplifting and spiritual, and the blunt and concrete."
--Errant Dreams Reviews
"The Writer Behind the Words by Dara Girard offers wise steps to success in the writing life… I finished this book and realized it wasn’t going to sit in the back of my shelf. It would hold a prominent place…I haven’t seen a book quite like this...
For all you writers with doubts and fears [about] your place in the writing universe, I suggest you read this [book]. It’s well written and holds your interest."
--Patricia Guthrie/Independent Reviewer