S.M. Bjarnson indulges herself in the written word every day, one way or another. Whether with a book in her face or a pen in her hand. An indie author with a flair for poetic tones and empathetic plot. Aside from being a scribbler of words, S.M. serves the community as a wellness entrepreneur. Specializing in Clinical Hypnotherapy and Motivational Life Coaching. In recent establishments her family has chosen Oregon to be their home. Accepting adventure at every turn.
How do you approach cover design?
Cover design is based on the elements as well as the content of the book. In effort to proclaim and envision the story behind the pages. The book cover is a big part of getting the readers attention. First impressions must be spot on!
The Sacrificing Mother (43,000 words) is an alluring tale of a young woman’s journey. Through first loves and forceful waves, the struggle to decide to become a mother is definite. Besides surfing and boys, Laney Rhodes takes on a task that requires an amount of strenuous courage to define another one human being.
Outside the safety of confinement Trae Lae learns hands-on experiences being an adult in modern society. Struggles to let the past remain behind her she concentrates on performing as part of the team. Back and forth motions bring her to a whole new level of acceptance. College in due course calls to her. Off she flees to the next adventure on the map marked with an X.