Olympic Medalist Turned Author
Two-time Olympic gold medalist, WNBA All-Star and Catch the Stars Foundation founder Tamika Catchings has completed her first book, Dreams Are For Catching: Discovering The Star In You, with IBJ Book Publishing.
A book release party/fundraiser hosted by Catchings’ Catch the Stars Foundation was held on Sunday, July 5 at Conseco Fieldhouse following the Indiana Fever-Atlanta Dream game.
Dreams Are For Catching is 32-page saddle-stiched book that includes six journal exercises inviting readers to use provided space to record their answers to questions that help discover strengths and develop and accomplish goals. The journal entries are accompanied by inspirational messages and Catchings' personal reflections on topics such as hard work, dedication and a positive attitude. The book's intended audience is young women hoping to follow in Catchings’ shoes.
Every Journey Has A Beginning
Mary C. Woolling, writer of inspirational essays and sentimental stories and president of Communi-cate, LLC, has released her first book, Joys of the Journey: An Offering of Essays.
Joys of the Journey, a 182-page case-bound concealed wire-o, contains a collage of heartwarming stories on subjects as diverse as the beauty of nature; an everyday hero; a time-honored quilt; an unforeseen world found within a sacred little chapel; and a nugget-filled overview of U.S. coinage.
It also includes multiple journal pages to be used by readers to record their own unique thoughts and stories as they read along.