Springs author has 'Book of the Decade'
Last updated 11/4/2020 at 10:58am
As he put it in one of his blog posts, Tez Brooks didn't really want to write anything about his experience going through a divorce and single parenting. In his words, it felt like "digging through nasty cat litter to find someone else's car keys."
However, he found that the subject wouldn't go away.
"God would not leave me alone," Brooks recalled. "I kept putting it away every few months. But my writer's group kept encouraging me to submit a proposal and sample chapters to an agent. The agent really believed in me and my writing and quickly found a traditional publisher and I was under co...