Category: On Writing My Book

What I Think of Lifetime’s Adaptation of my Memoir

Posted by Delaine - May 30, 2014 - On My Book Becoming A Movie, On Writing My Book, slideshow kids and ashley3
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Ever since the premiere date of The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom was announced, I’ve been inundated with the same questions by people:  Have you seen the movie and what was it like to watch it?  What do I, as the author of the book, think of the movie? Yes, I’ve seen the movie already — […]

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PHEW! This “Racy” Calgary Author Was Embraced By Hockey Moms

Posted by Delaine - January 31, 2013 - On Writing My Book, Support & Girlfriends
hockey son divorced dad 199x300  PHEW!  This “Racy” Calgary Author Was Embraced By Hockey Moms

So this past weekend I was invited out for drinks and appies with the moms of my son’s hockey teams — a great opportunity to get to know each other outside the rink.  And inevitably, as the evening wore on, a question was posed to me that I normally avoid: “What do you do for work, Delaine?” the team manager  asked […]

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Living Vacariously: Dating & Sex Books for the Divorced

Posted by Delaine - January 30, 2013 - Between the Sheets, Concerns & Fears, Cougars & Single Moms, Dating & Sex, From the Dating Trenches, Internet Dating, Longing...and Learning, On Writing My Book, Relationships, Sexual Issues & Kinks, Understanding Men/Women, Women's Sexuality
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Done With Fifty Shades of Grey….NOW What? By Zlata Faerman A good friend of mine recently told me, “Reading Fifty Shades of Grey literally changed my sex life.” When I asked her to explain further (even though, duh, I’m reading it too, so I get it), she said that she’s hasn’t felt so sexually charged […]

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“The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom” in the UK

Posted by Delaine - July 27, 2012 - On Writing My Book, slideshow united_kingdom_bristol The Secret Sex Life of a SIngle Mom1
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Ever since my memoir The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom was released I’ve avoided reading reviews.  I figured I’ve done my job to the best of my ability…and the book will find its way into the right people’s hands if it’s meant to be… Tonight, however, I stumbled upon this one, written by […]

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Sharing the Fun: A Video of my Book Signing

Posted by Delaine - June 27, 2012 - On Writing My Book
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This past Father’s Day I did a book signing at Chinook Chapters in Calgary and wow, what an amazing experience!   I got to connect with dozens of my readers, married, single or divorced, and a few were even in tears, expressing how deeply they related to my memoir, The Secret Sex Life of a […]

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Knock! knock! Hollywood’s ‘A Calling

Posted by Delaine - June 10, 2012 - On Writing My Book, slideshow calgary author, book option hollywood
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It is with great excitement that I share with you, my readers, that my memoir, The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom, is now under option in Hollywood!  My book is being considered as a film or TV series, and I’ve also been approached to host a TV show (gulp)! Who knows when or […]

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What are your plans for Father’s Day?

Posted by Delaine - June 10, 2012 - On Writing My Book, slideshow book signing calgary author delaine moore 2
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If your ex has the kids this coming Father’s Day weekend and you’re in the Calgary area, I would love to connect with you at one of my book signings!   The first will be at the ArtsPeak Festival in Canmore on Saturday, June 16th.  I will be in the author’s ‘tent’ all day and doing a […]

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“Un-invited” to a Book Club by Married Women

Posted by Delaine - May 7, 2012 - On Writing My Book, Women's Sexuality
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Last month, a local book club contacted me to say that they’d chosen my just-released memoir as their April pick. They also asked if I might attend their meeting in person, to which I agreed wholeheartedly — discussing my book’s core messages around sexual and personal awakenings would be a huge honor for ME (!). […]

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“The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom”

Posted by Delaine - September 6, 2011 - Between the Sheets, Concerns & Fears, Cougars & Single Moms, Dating & Sex, From the Dating Trenches, Infidelity, Internet Dating, Longing...and Learning, On Writing My Book, Sexual Issues & Kinks, Social Barriers & Change, Strong Mind & Spirit, Women's Sexuality
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So I’m knee-deep into the publishing process on my upcoming memoir, which is slated for release in Spring 2012. And my publisher, which is the feminist publisher Seal Press, has changed the title of it.  It’s now: The Secret Sex Life of a Single Mom. (gulp)….A little more in-your-face than its original title,  ”A Woman’s […]

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Book Publishing Process: This Divorced Mom is Savoring Every Step!

Posted by Delaine - August 16, 2011 - On Writing My Book, slideshow, Uncategorized delaine moore upcoming memoir 2012 Canadian author
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I’m switching gears here today to talk about this amazing journey I’ve embarked upon with the traditional publisher who bought my memoir.  Cause not only is the book publishing process brand new to me, I’m finding the whole process fun and super exciting.  I swore to myself after I wrote my memoir, The Secret Life of […]

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