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5 Favs : Bloggers That Inspire

The world is such a vast place, filled with vast kinds of peoples. Among all of these kinds of flocks of humans,  is a breed called bloggers. 619 more words

Bethany Mota

I'm Back

I’ve decided to bring this blog back.

I have a love/hate relationship with blogging, mostly because I’m not really sure what to write about. Should this blog be about writing and indie publishing? 448 more words

The Writing Life

NEW AUTHOR - First step: talk to your boss, free up some time for writing!

Today has been a scary day for me. I’ve been anxious and tense since the moment I dropped my letter on my boss’s desk early this morning. 458 more words

Stephanie Batailler

Truth Telling

“Screenwriters don’t write lines. They write stories.”
William Nicholson

Shadowlands, the love story of the wonderful writer C.S. Lewis and Joy Gresham, is a favorite movie of mine: It’s beautifully written and acted, and has heart and soul. 339 more words

Three Rules

“There are three rules for writing well. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.”
W. Somerset Maugham

That said, Jeremiah Abrams has come up with three rules that are about as helpful as any other trio you might find — and since, according to Somerset, no one knows what the three are, Jeremiah might be on the money. 399 more words

Assault on the New York Times bestseller list

If you’re an indie author, you’ve probably heard of David Gaughran. He runs one of the top indie publishing advice blogs and is author of two help books – … 273 more words


Quest for killer cover art

In my search for the right kind of cover art for my book, The Carrington Event, I’ve perused some websites that I like and some that I don’t. 162 more words