|Charpentier with Award|
Eating an Elephant: Write Your Life One Bite at a Time by Patricia Charpentier was awarded first place in the 2011 Royal Palm Literary Awards, educational/informational division, sponsored by the Florida Writers Association at its annual conference banquet last Saturday night.
Eating an Elephant: Write Your Life One Bite at a Time helps you break down the elephant-sized task of putting your life on paper into quick, easy-to-understand bites. Learn a little Cajun French and get a glimpse into South Louisiana culture in examples used as Patricia walks you through the process of writing your life story. Be encouraged, be inspired, be entertained, be guided in reading Eating an Elephant.
In celebration and as a thank you to everyone, please click here to download a free, signed copy of the first ten pages of Eating an Elephant. If you want the book for yourself or for someone whose life story you'd love to read, please click here for a print edition or here for an e-book version from Amazon.com. You can also purchase your copy by sending a check for $19.99 payable to Writing Your Life, P. O. Box 541527, Orlando, FL 32854.