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Indie Chicks ROCK!!!

#IndieChicksRock

Indie Chicks Spotlight is a weekly spotlight on all the indie chicks that I love. Amazing authors and amazing books ~ come shower them with love! 371 more words

Writing

I Should Write A Book

If you are a reader of books, chances are at some point you’ve said to yourself, “I should write a book.” It may have been after a particularly good book that inspired you. 947 more words

Blog

Welcome to Your New Mantra: "I Know How"

I have a confession to make… for all my talk about wanting to be an author, actively working on manuscripts, and building a social media platform, most of the time I sit down to my computer to write and find¬†myself thinking, “I don’t know how to do this.” My husband can attest to the fact that when I am procrastinating writing, I will often say (OK, I admit… it’s more of a whine) “I don’t know how,” as an excuse. 1,175 more words

Writing

Author Interview: Selatin Softa

As you might have read several times here at Read What I Like and/or my Facebook page that my husband, Selatin Softa, wrote a book. ¬†His first novel… 920 more words

Reading

Wordcount

I love me some nice long novels when it comes to reading, I’ll even be writing one of those myself since my Epic/High Fantasy “Trilogy” is going to be written as one large book. 450 more words

Novel

Time to Carpe Diem...

…and send in that short story to starklightdesk@gmail.com.

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