barbarawrites (barbarawrites) wrote,

Turning Over a New Leaf

Okay, I admit it.  I'm not very good at frequently posting on my blog.  The speaker at my California Writers Club meeting today made that point clear.  So I'm going to turn over a new leaf and try to post two to three times a week.  Whew!

This past week I signed up with Twitter.  You can catch my tweets at .  Let's call this my mini-blog.   If you haven't signed up yet, it's very easy and you don't have to give a lot of personal information.  That's what I like.  Once, when I looked at all the data Facebook wanted, I shied away from this method of keeping in touch.  So visit and invite me to join your group.

What's happened since my last post?  In February I did four speeches for STAND! Against Domestic Violence at the local junior college.  I also went to San Francisco and spoke to 520 students at Mercy High School.  Stopping domestic violence is all about education.  Many women caught in the terror don't even realize they are trapped.

I had fun creating my You Tube video as a book trailer.

Last Sunday I did a book signing at Copperfield's in Santa Rosa.  One man came up to me and gave me his card.  He's an instructor in the criminology department at the local junior college and said he may use my book "A Dance with the Devil: A True Story of Marriage to a Psychopath" as required reading next semester.  If he does, I'll go to his class and speak.

Thanks for reading,
Barbara Bentley

Tags: a dance with the devil, a true story of marrige to a psychopath, barbara bentley, domestic violence, psychopath, twitter, you tube

  • Resolutions and the New Year

    As we enter a new calendar year, let's remember that resolutions can be made at any time. When we find something about ourselves that we would…

  • (no subject)

    Here's the press release for my latest book. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Barbara Bentley…

  • Thirteen Red Flags of Dating

    Thirteen Red Flags of Dating: Lessons Learned are Lessons to Share It’s human nature to want a loving relationship, to have that…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded