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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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Sussle Scholarship Winner

I am so excited – and grateful – to say that I have won another scholarship from Sussle. They said: I am thrilled to be their first two-time winner. I love sharing the things I love with the community there.

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Heart-Centered Influencer Award

The Crochet Lounge is running a series right now recognizing the Top 20 Heart-Centered Influencers in crochet. Each person that they award has done something truly heartfelt in the crochet community and had a ripple effect with their work as

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Moments of Pride (Facebook Movie)

I have to say that I was really touched by the Facebook movie thing that Facebook offered. It was great to see mine. And I’m a little proud, I admit, that these were my “most liked” moments:

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I’ve Been Interviewed by Eliza Gale

I just wanted to share a link today to an interview that I did for Eliza Gale’s interviews. Who Is Eliza Gale? Eliza has interviewed over 100 people about their jobs and creative projects for curvewire.com. She recently started her own

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Past Certificates and Awards

Today I wanted to do a roundup of some past certificates and awards so that I could showcase all of those past achievements in one place. Writing Achievements and Awards 2014: Made the list of Craftypod’s Top 5 Posts I

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How Do You Decide What To Write About? (Interview Excerpt)

I was interviewed awhile back by Morgen Bailey. Morgen has recently updated that interview for a new blog. I thought it was a good time to share an excerpt from that interview. How Do You Decide What to Write? Morgen

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Interview with the Author (Kathryn Vercillo)

Morgen Bailey (who did an author spotlight on me recently) interviewed me about my writing experience and career. The interview follows below: Q: Hello. Please tell us something about yourself, where you’re based, and how you came to be a

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When Grandma Isn’t Crocheting, She’s Hunting Big Game

The title of this post is a title of a booklet of articles I self-published in 2011. I don’t publicize this book much but it is out there and for sale and I wanted to mention it because it recently

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My Commitment as a Writer

I shared something recently with a writer for Examiner and I wanted to share it with you here today. As a writer I am committed to helping others explore, articulate and share their own individual stories.  I have many goals

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My Newest Book

Crochet Saved My Life is my newest book. In it I share my own story of healing from depression through crafting. I also share the stories of 23 other women plus some research and anecdotal evidence that suggests that crochet has both mental and physical health benefits.

My Amazon Author Page

You can see my books and author bio on Amazon.