madarcey got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Simple, graceful design for a book to help people struggling with their relationship
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Love Life; Creating the ideal relationship in your 2nd marriage
Mike Darcey is an entrepreneur who has made a living as a general contractor and construction manager in Hawaii. He is a commited father and husband who’s family is an inspiration to him. Mike is a motorcycle fanatic and sings in an acapella barbershop chorus, The Sounds Of Aloha.
Does your relationship bring you joy and meet all of your expectations? Does a better relationship exist or is it just a dream? What are the secrets that make a relationship work? These are the questions that I used to ask myself in my previous marriage. I assumed that was just how marriages were supposed to be. Complaining about your marriage, making jokes about how bad things are in your relationship are commonplace. Everywhere you turn, once happy couples are getting divorced. Surrounded by that discussion, 24/7, makes you believe that is what you are supposed to expect, not the fairy tale ending that so many people start out believing. I was determined to make sure my second marriage was untainted by my past, but rather, be extraordinary going into the future. I will take you through the steps that I took to learn more about relationships and how we make our relationship exceed our expectations. If you are looking to: Improve your current and future relationships Have more joy in your life Be excited for your brighter future Have a happier and more satisfied partner Become a better human for the world Have less pain and anguish in your life Feel more confident in the foundation of your relationship Find out exactly where you stand with your existing relationships Then this book will guide you in the proper direction. Within our pages we get you to: Try a simple but effective method to evaluate your existing (or past) relationship Learn about the symptoms of failing relationships and the associated problems with them. Get a different perspective on mid life crisis Redefine the terms marriage and love Identify and overcome hurt from previous relationships Learn actionable strategies for improving your relationships Collect a few good ideas on coping with your ex’s Discover techniques in introducing and involving your children in your relationship Going through a major breakup is an incredibly traumatic experience. The skills and knowledge you will gain throughout this book will help you navigate the heavy waters and make your future relationships enriched and more rewarding.
This book is targeted at people in their late 30’s to late 50’s who have broken up from a significant relationship in their life and are wanting a better relationship for the next go around. They are using the lessons we have learned and passing on in this book as a guide to rebuild their lives using the valuable building blocks from their old life and new building blocks from the life they are now living to create the best relationship they can for their 2nd marriage. The book takes the reader through the specific problems that are found in poor relationships, give them a way to evaluate their own relationship, and give them actionable strategies to improve and enhance their relationship to build love and trust.
Book cover type
It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
madarcey collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
When design entries come in, you can rate them so designers know what you’re looking for in your logo design.
99designs has great collaboration tools so you can pinpoint and capture your ideas
And then… they selected a winner!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
We think contests are a super fun way to get design.
Recently completed contests:
Target is 13-40's. All gender works and the location in non-specific.
Nerdy teenagers who love medieval things like Game of Thrones or Lord of the Rings.
college graduates, introverts, shy people, and anyone that hates interviews
Lay people who want to lose weight, adults (men and women but probably more women), doctors, nutritionists, dietitians,
Those who love adventure, bowhunting, and the outdoors.