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Tips and Tricks from Publishing Pros

We all know that writers face publishing challenges. Newbies tremble at the prospect of going it alone when self-publishing. Newbies also tremble when going with a traditional publisher. I call it part of the author-growth process. Experienced launchers often feel…

NaNo is Coming!

It’s that time of year again. November starts in a couple weeks, and November equals NaNo. You know, National Novel Writing Month? Where there’s a collective movement toward going absolutely insane?   For those of you who are unaware of…

Writing Book Reviews

I’m not going to lie. Writing book reviews is sometimes (okay, most times) a daunting task. Where do I start? I hated the book, now what? OMG I LOVE IT LOVE IT LOVE IT but I can’t actually tell you…

How Writers Can Use Pinterest

Every day, writers are finding more great ways to use Pinterest, the online scrapbook for organizing and saving ideas. What?  You haven’t started yet?  You’re missing out on a fun and useful site. Pinterest lets users save visual links to…

Putting the ‘Pro’ in Procrastination

Time Proven Techniques Guaranteed To Extend Project Timelines Indefinitely I’ve got to tell you, being today’s guest blogger has me feeling a lot like Doctor Doofenshmirtz. “You cannot stop me, Perry the Platypus. Behold the Procrastinator, with it I shall…