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Cross promoting with other authors

As a writer do you try to hog the whole show? Are you unwilling to cross-post with another author? Are you unwilling to interview someone and place it on your website, unwilling to read another person’s book and review it or unwilling to give anyone else space on your page giving them the spotlight instead of you? 215 more words


Monthly Meeting on September 16, 2017

Hello New West Writers/Attendees of the critiquing session on 2nd April:

The next meeting of New West Writers will take place on this Saturday, September 16th between… 243 more words


How Google Docs Improves Writing

Google Docs is a free word processing program that does 99% of everything writers will ever need. What isn’t included as part of the Google Docs program can be augmented with mostly free third-party add-ons, extensions, and apps. 879 more words


Writers' Groups

I’ve never been part of a writers’ group so I’m not sure what to expect. I envision everyone sitting on chairs in a circle with completed manuscripts in hand, staring at each other (to start with anyway), and then the host explaining what will take place in the next hour, which would include everyone having the chance to talk about where they are in the process, etc. 105 more words


Do you have a writing tribe?

Who is in your writing tribe? Do you hang out with other writers? Do you talk shop, critique each others works or have a writing pow wow? 307 more words


A few Notes on Genre

I’ll admit that I’m a person who does not like to pigeonhole.  I don’t believe creative endeavors should have boundaries.  My favorite music often is in the cracks.  678 more words


What I learned in 5 years of blogging

For the past few months, I have been writing poetry, a lot. I’ve realized it makes me feel relaxed, unbound. My diary is full with a lot of them. 446 more words