A virtual hiya! (updated 13th October 2021)

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I wrote my first book:

So after months and months of work, my first book is out, you can order it here and get full access to my writing here.

I started a company:

You can follow that journey on my publication here.

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Eve Arnold

Exploring and influencing happiness. My book: https://tinyurl.com/jhnurcb2.

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