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Embracing The Courage To Fail

My husband and I were married in 1996, which, in baseball terms, was Derek Jeter’s Rookie year as a Yankee.  During the years that followed, we watched Jeter and the other members of the Yankees became super-successful in subsequent years.   501 more words

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Street Cats & Beer Mats

Executed in black biro and cigarette ash on the reverse of a Yorkshire Blonde (Ossett Brewery) beermat – Benalmedana Pueblo, Spain, March 2017.

Black biro and cigarette ash, again on the back of a Yorkshire Blonde. 131 more words

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Paperback of The First of Nine now available...

The Severus House edition of The First of Nine is now available to purchase. If they don’t have it in the bookshop, just ask and they can order a copy!  49 more words

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100!

Welcome, Readers!

It is with heartfelt gratitude that I write this post.  Today, in my WordPress notifications, I got the best news:  I have reached the milestone of 100 follows to my blog! 158 more words

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6 Signs of Scam Publishers

As a warning, I am writing the rough draft of this post on my IPhone while I do cardio at the gym (cue gym selfie below). 858 more words

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Yecheilyah reblogged this on Pearls Before Swine and commented:

Great post on identifying the red flags of SCAM Publishers (even if they don't intend to Scam, you should still know where you stand). Post Quote: "If they plan to use Createspace or Lulu, don’t give them the time of day. You can do the same yourself and will not have to split any of the profits. Again it comes back to value, in some way, a publisher needs to increase your efforts, even if that means only getting your books into a few regional stores. If they do not have their own distribution network they are not worth your time."

Beyond the Bestseller

Who doesn’t want to be a best seller? Perhaps in the title of this forthcoming event there’s a recognition that we can’t all be best-sellers and it might be as satisfying to find the right publisher for your book and sell it to the right audience. 324 more words