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The Books of My Life: Allison Winn Scotch

AWS2015headshotThere are times when I read book that I feel as though the author wrote the story just for me. Allison Winn Scotch’s book, The Time of My Life (published in 2008), was one of those books. It really resonated with me – I couldn’t stop talking about it and bought a dozen copies as gifts. I loved the title, book cover, and the description of the story. I actually remember when I bought it (remember, I’m a book nerd). I had gift card for my birthday and I was very tired, because Cammy was still a baby. I was treating myself to a coffee and some Barnes and Noble time and remember reading the book’s blurb and feeling like, wow, this sounds like me. Researching Allison to write this intro – I realized that TTOYL was in fact published on my birthday! I love Jillian’s story and the questions about timing and fate and all the “what if’s” we ask ourselves when we feel like maybe this isn’t the life we’re supposed to have. Oh, but of course, it is. Continue reading The Books of My Life: Allison Winn Scotch