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The money goes to Michigan's local Down syndrome organization - CADSA (Capital Area Ds Association) - and I've heard really marvelous things about them since moving here. All Abigail's therapists and a few random strangers: "Are you on CADSA's mailing list? Have you been to any CADSA events yet?" I haven't. Yet again, this year's Ds walk will be the first event in my new city. One that I hope brings me an amazing connection with other moms.
The walk will take place on September 7th. Please consider making a donation! You can make it anonymously or in honor of a loved one. If you do make a donation, I'd be happy to provide you with some free advertising space on my blog. Either a widget on the side or a dedicated post for your own blog, shop (or Etsy shop), or any other (G-rated) product or service!
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I heard back from the publisher. The one I mailed my manuscript to. AND ... they didn't out-right reject me!!! So the original submission packet included two excerpts from my book (as per their guidelines), and I heard back from them yesterday and they would like more! They asked for the section where we learn about Abigail's Ds, among a few other things. And they gave me a specific person to send my new packet to. I'm super excited because even if they do still reject me, I wrote something good enough that interested a publishing company! I'm also super nervous because this is really outside of my comfort zone; each step takes a lot of guts.