(One Year)

One year ago today was pub day for Beautiful Affliction! So much has happened this past year, more than I dared dream of, and I am just so grateful. Grateful to my publishers; the whole team at SheWrites Press, my team of agents and especially David, my readers, […]

September 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A week with Beautiful Affliction

This week I have been guest author on best-selling author Terri Giuliano Long’s blog. It was a tremendous honor to be invited to join her on her wonderful blog and this week I have been amazed time and again by the beautiful ways my book was presented, it […]

August 14th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Quotes|Tags: , , , , |

Big News!

We are moving to Kuala Lumpur!
Maybe you already guessed it, when I mentioned we were going on a “mini vacation” to Malaysia. 🙂 We came back yesterday, after three intense days of getting to know the city and visiting friends who live there. I wanted to take more […]

July 30th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Final Cover!

Busy days at the Fogelburger’s! 🙂
I am very close to finalizing the first draft of my novel taking place in Jakarta. Yesterday our girls came back from their holiday in Sweden (Yay!). Tomorrow we leave for a mini vacation together in Malaysia.
And the cover for Beautiful Affliction has […]

July 25th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

You can win an ARC!

Hello Friends!
Hope you’re all happy and healthy and enjoying the summer!
We’re moving into the marketing phase of my publishing journey and I have to say, it is very interesting! I just love book bloggers and book lovers and book nerds and it is tremendous fun to contact and […]

July 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Endorsement by #1 Billboard Artist!

Hello friends!
Today we (my husband and I) have been celebrating the Advance Reader Copies of Beautiful Affliction that arrived from the US in a big brown box! We went to Hotel Dharmawangsa for dinner and while there in the beautiful garden, we took some pics to show you! […]

Blurb Heaven

Remember I told you I got a third blurb?
Wonderful author Rita Gardner read my book in one day and then sent me this:
“Brilliantly paced, weaving glimpses of the author’s past into an ever-tightening noose that engulfs Lene and her young family in adulthood, this memoir left me as […]

May 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Happy-dancing!

Did you check out my “Books” page recently? If you did, you might have noticed the TWO BLURBS I got for Beautiful Affliction!!!! (*happy-dancing*)
In praise of BEAUTIFUL AFFLICTION:
“Gripping, powerful, touching, beautiful. A memoir about a woman who fights to remain alive because of her daughters and her husband, a story […]

May 3rd, 2015|Categories: Blog, Updates|Tags: , , , , |