Matthew McConaughey and a model from the Neil Hamil Modeling Agency were inspiration for Joe and Anna.

 Everything's set for their wedding ... now somebody needs to tell the bride.

Everything's set for their wedding ... now somebody needs to tell the bride.

 A model was the inspiration for Anna Ivey.

A model was the inspiration for Anna Ivey.

 I would cast a bulked up Matthew McConaughey as Joe Denton.

I would cast a bulked up Matthew McConaughey as Joe Denton.

It was our daughter, Tennessee, however, who was on the front cover. When my publisher found out she was a model, they invited her to be on the cover. They cropped off her features, but every time I look at it, I think, "There's my girl's sweet chin and smile."