AUTHOR: Dinorah Bermudez
As an author, Dinorah Bermudez is a master storyteller. Her heroes and heroines are not perfect; all have baggage they struggle to carry. But as her characters evolve, the ride is always challenging, thrilling, reflective, sometimes tragic, but always fulfilling.
As a guest speaker Dinorah is dedicated to enriching people’s lives through helping them achieve success and balance in both their personal and professional lives. She’s an avid promoter of modern feminism and truly believes that we’re all capable of fully integrating the varied aspects of our lives in a healthy and holistic way.
She has a bachelor’s degree in Education and Development, with a minor in Philosophy. Her master’s degree is in Religious Studies all of which led her to work as a school principal and women’s mentor. She lives in Texas with her husband and two children.
Camille Peterson, a twenty-nine-year-old New York City attorney, knows her career is headed in the right direction after she's offered the possibility of a partnership in the firm, but she's worried her poor dating track record might be pointing her toward repeating her mom's relationship mistakes. In the face of a relationship crisis, Camille makes the drastic decision to not date for a year, a decision that is continuously challenged by her family and friends, but truly tested when a seemingly perfect suitor becomes her client. Now, she's torn and forced to choose between success in her career or fulfillment in her personal life. The no-dating year becomes a learning experience. After being convinced by her mother to attend relationship group therapy, Camille embarks on an unexpected journey of self-knowledge, acceptance, and personal renewal