Thursday, 26 March 2015

You know you're a writer when...

Gee says “You know your a writer when…” — Created by Writers Write at SomeecardsWriters Write offers the best writing courses in South Africa. To find out about Writers Write - How to write a book, or The Plain Language Programme - Writing...

8 Simple Yoga Poses You Should Do Every Day

Aditi Chopra
Aditi Chopra says “8 Simple Yoga Poses You Should Do Every Day via @HealthyLiving — It's not always easy to get to yoga class. Whether it's a late night at work or something else, we get it; sometimes that hour of downward dogging just doesn't happen. There's no reason not to strike a few poses throughout the day, though. In fac...

Grand Masters’ Universe

Aurora Springer
Aurora Springer says “Description of Grand Masters' Universe ith thanks to SJ Pajonas -...” — Today, Aurora Springer stops by to talk about the first book in her series, GRAND MASTER'S PAWN.

Epic Fantasy ... Epic Writing

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Epic Fantasy … Epic Writing” — Daermad Cycle is a complicated project with multiple threads in two timelines, at least two cultures, and many characters. I just spent the last week trying to organize the...

Adult Romance

Aditi Chopra
Aditi Chopra says “Adult Romance via @RobynRozeAuthor — Coming Spring 2015 ... Kat James works hard.  She used to play hard, too.  She doesn't believe a woman can have it all, not without giving up her independence and identity, lose herself to a man an...

Happy Publication Day to Amelia Thorne

Holly Martin
Holly Martin says “You can read the 1st chapter of Tied Up With Love & meet the gorgeous Ethan Chase here” — It's publication day for Amelia Thorne and the gorgeous Tied Up With Love. I'm absolutely thrilled to be sharing with you the first chapter. So here it is. Izzy watched as the grey van skidded roun...

Prison system 'in crisis', former Lord Chief Justice warns

Ian Hitchings
Ian Hitchings says “England's former most senior judge calls for a new inquiry into the state of UK prisons.” — The prison system is 'in crisis again' with conditions in facilities worse than at the time of one of Britain's worst jail riots in 1990, according to England's former most senior judge Lord Woolf.

What I Learned about Social Media from Rachel Thompson of Bad Redhead Media

Heather Weidner
Heather Weidner says “What I learned about social media from Rachel Thompson: ” — I attended a social media boot camp this week with Rachel Thompson, owner of Bad Redhead Media. Rachel has over seventeen years of experience in marketing, and she is also an author. Her tips are spot on for writers who are trying to build or further their brand. Check out her website for tips and the services she offers. Here's what I learned... 1. Have a goal and know what you want to do with your platform. Come up with your key words and make them consistent across all of your…

Lost In London - A Bollywood Romance

Aditi Chopra
Aditi Chopra says “Lost In London - A Bollywood Romance ”
  Author’s love to get feedback on their books because it helps them and motivates them to keep writing. Some of the interesting comments I have received on my book, Lost In L…

Author Interview: Pamela Winn

Pamela Winn
Pamela Winn says “Thanks so much to Carol Browne for the Author Interview: Pamela Winn via @wordpressdotcom
Today I have the pleasure of interviewing author Pamela Winn on my blog. Pamela hails from Montana and is a prolific writer. She also enjoys reading and reviewing the work of other…

Pizza Time!

Charles Yallowitz
Charles Yallowitz says “Pizza Time!”
I have to admit that this picture always creeps me out for some reason.  Still, I definitely feel like this for some reason.  Less blood (and hair), but I shouldn't be allowed…

The Makings of a Hero

James J. Murray
James J. Murray says “FICTIONAL CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT TIPS < A Must Read For Fiction Writers!”
There’s nothing better than a memorable protagonist in any story, and the good guy in a murder mystery saves the day by solving the crime and bringing the perpetrator to justice. S…

Race for the Bookmarks

Christina Channelle
Christina Channelle says “Race for the Bookmarks”
With the updated cover change, I figured it was time for some new bookmarks for Those Four Letter Words. Since I was working on the design, I decided to also create bookmarks for J…


Jill Jepson
Jill Jepson says “On using the active voice (from Fantasy Author's Handbook)”
Our old friends Strunk & White advise: Use the active voice. And though I’m not a 100% devotee of The Elements of Style, this is advice that every author needs to hear and do h…

Bad haircuts

Lela E. Buis
Lela E. Buis says “Bad Haircuts”
Ever wonder what people will think of your stories sixty-five years in the future? One of my personal burdens is wavy hair. Not that cute stuff that makes little ringlets on baby’s…

Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? Enrichment Activities

Cleo deLancey
Cleo deLancey says “8 enrichment activiities to enhance your child's experience of the wonderful Children's Books.”
We have all had a child who has difficulty sleeping and is afraid of the dark. Big Bear tries to help Little Bear by showing him that the dark is nothing to be afraid of.

The Glasgow Curse

William Lobban
William Lobban says “Read the first 3 chapters of my bestselling autobiography absolutely FREE check this link: ”
The&amp;amp;nbsp; Glasgow&amp;amp;nbsp; Curse&amp;amp;nbsp; is&amp;amp;nbsp; my&amp;amp;nbsp; autobiography, written&amp;amp;nbsp; with&amp;amp;nbsp; pa…

Welcome Back, Becky Lower!

Lola Karns
Lola Karns says “Learn about the Pony Express and more! Welcome Back, Becky Lower! via @wordpressdotcom
My dear friend and talented author of the Cotillion Series American romances has a wonderful new release in which Valerian Fitzpatrick finds his perfect complement in Samantha Hugh…


Antonia Felix
Antonia Felix says “CIVIL WAR ▶ ◀ ”
No one is ever prepared for civil war. It begins without warning in the city you now call home, a city that has worked its way into your soul like great lovers do. And when you are…