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Let's Talk About Writing- Questions to Ask Your Writing Peers and Yourself

I joined a new children’s writing group recently, and last week I had my first turn to lead a meeting. I decided I’d print up a bunch of prompts that would help me discover more about my fellow authors’ personal writing experiences. 410 more words

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Winners and Losers

Perhaps it says something about me (and if it does, I hope it’s good) that when the excitement from receiving the publishing offer from Harper Voyager wore off, I started to think about all those people who submitted their manuscripts but didn’t make the final cut. 885 more words


Book Giveaway - Nob Hill by ML Kilian

There is only 7 more days left to enter the giveaway on Goodreads. Click away and sign up for a chance to win a free copy of Nob Hill. 21 more words

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Thoughts on writing 17 August

Every week I wonder, what on the earth am I going to write on Thoughts on writing! And every week, I only have to look back on the week to see what’s happened and lurking in there somewhere there is a nugget of an idea. 704 more words

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How to control fear

Are you a fearful writer? Do you worry about what will happen when you send out a manuscript? Do you worry about speaking in public? Do you worry and are anxious to promote your new book? 452 more words

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On being scared....

Recently I was thinking about the changing of the seasons. We haven’t had a terribly hot summer here in the wide open spaces, but we have had enough hot days for people to begin waxing sentimental about the coming of autumn. 723 more words

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Can Soap Operas Help Us With Our Writing?

The soap opera medium, and how helpful is it to writing ebook fiction, is a question which has always been on my mind. Can soap operas actually help writers with the mechanics of writing, or, is it a form which is of little assistance to writers? 429 more words