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5 Ways an Author Blog Could Kill Your Writing (and What to Do Instead) | WritersDigest.com

I discovered I am not unique. Just like other writers who start a blog because they were told that we must build an online presence before we publish our books: I started my blog – my posts were fewer and fewer each month – I posted excuses for my absences. 86 more words

What I'm Writing


Updates.  Well.  What I want to tell you about is how I’m starting soccer in a few weeks, why I say the letter ‘D’ when I’m talking to my family, and how the sky sucks up all the color in the blue shirts we wear outside, but that’s probably not what you want to hear about. 838 more words

Other Stuff

Looking to the Future: Assessing Innovation in the Classroom (A new eBook from @FreshGrade)

One of the most pressing questions I hear from teachers is: How do I guide my students to create and innovate in the classroom while still meeting education’s expectations? 488 more words


First blurb came in!

Obtaining blurbs for your upcoming book, can be an excruciating part of publishing. It’s up to the author to find the leads, have the contacts and make the requests. 303 more words

Meeting Marie Lu and other reasons I've been MIA

Hi there, internet :: waves ::

I’ve been MIA as of late. I blame the horrendous winter weather. (Haha, just kidding. I live in the south! 417 more words

Monthly Recap

Writers Retreat for One

I’m on a writers retreat for one – me.

The planning involved was minimal. The ‘retreat’ (a motel room) needed to tick three boxes:

The Beach