7.1.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter July 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison It is the first of July, and time once again for me to step out of the gloomy shadows of the Writing Cave to say hello.  As you might know, I have been hard at work on a new novel for the past year. I’m happy to …

6.1.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter June 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison  Happy first day of June from the Writing Cave. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen that I escaped my little hovel on the Hudson River and spent some time in San Miguel de Allende with my husband Hadrien.                We had …

5.3.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter May 3rd Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison  Happy Monday from the Writing Cave. April was a busy and exciting month, particularly because spring finally arrived in the Hudson Valley. The trees are in bloom and I have been cutting them and putting them all over my house.                        …

4.1.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter April 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison  We are in that excruciating moment of the year with days that are warm and sunny and tantalizingly close to spring, and then days that slip back into the cold gray gloom of winter. Between March and April in upstate New York, the weather is a rollercoaster. …

3.8.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter March 8th Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Hello from the chilly Hudson Valley! I mentioned in my last newsletter at the beginning of February that the temperatures dropped here in the Hudson Valley and now, a month later, we’re still spending a lot of time by the fire. Even though it has been snowy, …

2.1.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter February 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Hello from the wintry Hudson Valley! I have some exciting news for my international readers! The Ancestor is now available globally! You can read The Ancestor via e-book in every country worldwide. Here is the link for the book in a few countries: United KingdomAustraliaIndiaFranceItalyDenmark The temperatures have dropped this week and …

1.1.21

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter January 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Happy 2021 from the writing cave! A new year is has come and with it new intentions, new writing projects, new books to discover, new adventures, and new friends. This past year has been a strange, dark time for many of us. It has made me feel especially …

12.1.20

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter December 1st Newsletter “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Can you believe we’re here at the beginning of December already? I’m taking a moment to let that information settle. I can hardly believe that we are at the end of 2020. It has been a strange and difficult year, and now that it is almost gone, …

10.31.20

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter October 31st, 2020 “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Happy Halloween from the writing cave! I wanted to wish you the best of eerie days by reminding you that origins of Halloween come from the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. Read all about that here.  Tonight is an extra special Halloween because it is a full moon, a rare …

10.24.20

Inspiration & Perspiration:Danielle Trussoni’s Newsletter October 24th, 2020 “Genius is 1 Percent Inspiration and 99 Percent Perspiration.”– Thomas Edison Hello from the writing cave where I am currently looking out at the river. This photo was taken earlier this week, just before the sun came up. I try to watch the sun come over Mount Beacon every morning (I wake up early!). October is gorgeous in …