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Jun 10

“It Isn’t Just About Me,” Explains Bestselling Author Mike Trahan

Mike TrahanMike Trahan only gets excited when something really exciting happens. That Sunday night when he messaged me directly, excitedly asking if I was around, told me that it was something big….

It was a review. Not just ANY review… A REAL REVIEW!

It was one of those reviews that tells you your work is making the splash you hoped for.

Wait until you read this– I got it from my high school friend, Bonetta Adams Smith, a few minutes ago,” Mike explained excitedly”.

Bonetta wrote, “I finished up [The Gift] #2 a few days ago — What a wonderful story/bio. Enjoyed every word of it — I found it very interesting about Vietnam — I really have never heard anyone talk about the goings on over there — You write beautifully — the flow is great – and keeps the information out front .. I never really feel that the whole book is about you — because it involves so many others that played a role in your life — so well put together.”

This was my reply to her: Bonetta, I am so happy to hear you say that. I didn’t want it to be about ME, I wanted it to be about them and my experiences. I am so relieved you read it that way.” Bonetta hit on something that I was hoping would happenand I want to stress the point, Nick,  She said, “I never really feel that the whole book is about you — because it involves so many others that played a role in your life”. That is just what I wanted the reader to feel, Nick. I didn’t want it to be about ME.I wanted to acknowledge the people who were part of my life an were instrumental in what happened to me along the way.

 

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