Monthly Archives: April 2013

Pimping Your Book Part 3 by Leia Shaw

For the last few weeks, I’ve been sharing my opinions about book promotion. Today I thought I’d share more specific experiences that have worked or not worked for me. Blog tours – There are many book promotion organizations now that … Continue reading

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Weekly Paranormal-Scope

While I’m not qualified in any way to read neither stars nor planets, I am intimately linked with the paranormal in the world.  In many ways, so are you. The week ahead for: Aries Temple cats are running wild.  Stay … Continue reading

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A Room of One’s Own

“A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.” –Virginia Woolf Well, I guess I’m screwed. My house is pretty darn small. And I definitely don’t have any money. One of the … Continue reading

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The Devil’s in the Details, Part 2 by Susan Hanniford Crowley

Last week we talked about the details being in an item.  An item so powerful it practically became a character in the story. This week, your detail is more subtle but equally pivotal and powerful. It’s an action once taken … Continue reading

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Remember, you can only make a first impression once by Marian Lanouette

What I’m reading this week: Confidential Source by Jan Brogan. Thursday night I did my first official presentation as a published author. Yes, I’ve presented at my writers’ group meetings, but that’s not the same as presenting to readers and … Continue reading

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Visiting with Elaine Violette by Gerri Brousseau

Hi Gerri, Thank you for offering me the opportunity to share about my books and writer’s life with your readers. NOP: What genre do you write? At this time in my writing career, I write Regency historical romance with an … Continue reading

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This past weekend was a whirlwind and if I were to hedge a guess, I’d bet it was the same for most other writers as well. In most cases, writers are unable to dedicate themselves to writing as a full … Continue reading

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