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The #1 Secret to Getting Good Reviews

The key to getting good reviews seems simple—write a good book. Not!

Unfortunately, it’s not that easy. Not even accomplishing that great feat will ensure good reviews from the reading public. 369 more words


And here is the cover:

One week. No future. No past. No more.

Alexandria Collins has one week to live carefree—no ghosts of her past or pressures of her future haunting her. 480 more words


Judge a Book by its Cover | Cover Guessing Challenge

As soon as I saw this challenge on TinyObsessions, I knew I had to do it!

How it works:

I’ll provide the cover of a book that I don’t know the synopsis of and I will try to come up with one based on the cover. 1,340 more words


Synopsis: The Tool You Need (whether you know it or not)

by Chris Mandeville

A synopsis is a document —sometimes a paragraph, sometimes several pages— that describes your book. What could be simpler? As a writer, I know my story better than anyone and thus should have no problem summarizing it. 1,799 more words

The Business Of Writing

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Happiest Baby on the Block: The Quick and Dirty Version

I don’t know about you, but my time is limited now that I have a baby in my life. I don’t have time to read every parenting book out there, but I do like learning how other people raise their children so that I can parent with intention. 394 more words


Cousin Bette, or Balzac on holiday

Something about the story behind the astronomical clocks in Prague near Wenceslas square recalled this tale to me. The clocks were built in the 15th century and after completion, the master clock maker was blinded so that he couldn’t make a similar masterpiece for another rich European city. 298 more words