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My last day of work today...

...for awhile.  It still doesn't feel real - and probably won't until the paycheques stop coming in - LOL

I don't regret the decision, but leaving something (relatively) secure for the great unknown is always scary (...I think I need to sit down for a minute...)

In other news:  A Life Less Ordinary - I've given away 755 copies (in a free giveaway); sold 4 and had 4 copies "borrowed".  It's not going to pay the mortgage, but considering I've done pretty much zero promotion, I'm happy!  (My ambitions are low, what can I say??  :D )

I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season, have a safe New Year's Eve, and may the New Year bring only good things and good wishes fulfilled.  :)

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seren_ccd
Dec. 31st, 2012 04:17 pm (UTC)
I am so happy for you! Good luck and have a fantastic new year!! :)
shirleyann66
Jan. 3rd, 2013 10:42 pm (UTC)
Thank you!! I hope you had a great holiday season, and nothing but good (and creative!) things for 2013!! :D
onceiwasaturtle
Dec. 31st, 2012 07:34 pm (UTC)
Thank you for the reminder! Now that the holidays are over and I have a bit of spare money again, you've sold five copies. ;)

I also shared the link on Facebook and I'm going to share it here, too; hopefully some of the people on my friends lists will take my recommendation and get a copy for themselves.
onceiwasaturtle
Dec. 31st, 2012 08:00 pm (UTC)
Actually, come to think of it, I have enough money at the moment, so I bought a coot for my mom as well. And one of my Facebook friends has already replied that they are going to look into it, too! :D
shirleyann66
Jan. 3rd, 2013 10:46 pm (UTC)
Ah-ha! The two sales I made this week are yours! LOL

Thank you; your support is really appreciated! :)
shirleyann66
Jan. 3rd, 2013 10:45 pm (UTC)
Thank you - and I wish I would have thought to post the link here while I was doing the free giveaway - all my LJ friends still have access to the original story (it's now f-locked) so I didn't even think of it... *facepalm*

Thanks for the publicity, though - I really do appreciate it! :D

ETA: And all the best for 2013 - may you and yours have a fabulous year! :D


Edited at 2013-01-03 10:48 pm (UTC)
tanaquific
Dec. 31st, 2012 08:03 pm (UTC)
Congratulations on your first sales! And best wishes for 2013 and your new venture - hope it all goes well.
shirleyann66
Jan. 3rd, 2013 10:47 pm (UTC)
Thank you!! I'm very excited and happy. :) Thank you for the good wishes - and may your 2013 be filled with nothing but good things (and much creativity)! :D
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