It Was Me All Along is Published!

by Andie Mitchell on January 5, 2015

It Was Me All Along

I can’t believe it’s here, but it is. Today, and from now on, when I walk into Barnes & Noble, when I’m buying too much at Target, when I’m idling at hundreds of little bookstores, I will know that my book might be there — this little hard-backed thing all its own — and I will feel the full range.

January 6, 2015 — someone mark it down. Yes, today my memoir isn’t just something I tell to you about; now it’s something you can hold, and read, and hopefully something we can talk about when you’re done.

What chokes me up is the part where maybe you don’t realize that you’ve meant everything to me on this journey to writing it. You’ll see there’s a dedication to my mother and acknowledgements to my best friends, my family, my Clarkson Potter family, and even Leonardo DiCaprio, and I wonder if there’s even a way to tell you – you’re the reason the book stands on those shelves. You are the reason I write.

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