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Hook to Heal Book Review

I was so touched to see this book review of Hook to Heal by Story Skeins who did a 12-week open-community process of working through the exercises in my book. Her review includes the following excerpt, which really felt good because

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Soft Launch: Cracked Wide Open Is Now Available

In the fall of 2013 I started an intensive graduate school program to get a degree in Integral Counseling Psychology. My first year in the program gave me a solid foundation in the basics of psychological counseling. At the same

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Crochet Saved My Life Review and Interview

There is a new digital iPad magazine out called Happily Hooked, which is all about crochet. The first issue features a number of great crochet designers including Stacey Trock of FreshStitches and Wink of A Creative Being. It also features

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Craft Yarn Council Video Highlight

The Craft Yarn Council has created an informative video about the health benefits of knitting and crochet. I’m honored that they’ve briefly highlighted my book with a text mention in this important video. About the CYC The Craft Yarn Council

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New 5 Star Review of Crochet Saved My Life

Crochet Saved My Life was reviewed by Anne Boling for Readers’ Favorite. It was given a 5 Star review that says in part: “Crochet Saved my Life will benefit many people. Kathryn Vercillo has included a wide range of disorders

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I Was Named a Crochet Hero

Thanks to Marinke Slump who named me as her crochet hero in a recent interview she did for Simply Crochet magazine. What an honor! Marinke is one of the woman interviewed for Crochet Saved My Life.

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Crochet Saved My Life Wins Silver Award

I recently won a silver medal award in digital publishing from eLit Book Awards. Yay! I’ve added it to my list of accomplishments.

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4 Things I Hope Crochet Saved My Life Teaches People

In an interview awhile back with Sylvia Browder I was able to answer the question, “Is there a message in your book that you want readers to grasp?” Here’s what I answered: Yes, there are several! No matter what problems

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Lion Brand Reviews Crochet Saved My Life; Comments Amaze Me

I was so excited when I went through my RSS reader today and saw that Lion Brand Yarn had written a post about my book, Crochet Saved My Life. I didn’t know that they’d be doing this write-up so it

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Crochet Saved My Life Touches People

My goal when it came to getting positive reviews on Amazon for Crochet Saved My Life was a modest goal of getting ten positive reviews. I’m so excited to say I’ve reached twice that – with 20 positive reviews, 5

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