authorsbillboard.com — SHARE:How far would you stretch the elastic band around your principles if your whole career, your future, your sense of fulfillment depended on doing one wrong thing? And how would you respond if you learned that all was not as it should be in this world? What if you learned ghosts exist? In my...
bookriot.com — The ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom today released its annual "Top Ten List of Frequently Challenged Books," based on over 300 reports of community members attempting to have literatur
brsmom68.hubpages.com — Edible is not what most people think when they talk about flowers, although many are. The flavors and textures vary, but when added to other foods they can be quite tasty and visually appealing.
www.heatherweidner.com — The Virginia Romance Writers recently invited our SinC-CV group to attend
their February meeting to hear Mary Burton's presentation on writing.
Here's what I learned...
1. Write your first draft and finish it. You can edit at another stage.
2. Set daily page or word count goals. You will stay on track if you have
3. When you start to edit, check the last word of each sentence to make
sure that it's strong.
4. Create a list of overused or weak words. When you're editing, go thr…
literaryjewels.tumblr.com — Title: The Unraveling of Shelby Forrest
Author: Donna Friess
Genre: Women’s Fiction > Contemporary Women >Domestic Life >Parenting & Relationships > Adoption
Lovely 53 year-old SHELBY FORREST buckles her seat belt and closes her eyes as the airplane fills with passengers. She gulps some breaths of fusty air and tries to calm herself from the crippling anxiety that has consumed her since the life altering telephone call of the week before
With a fisted knot…
www.dailymail.co.uk — Jade Ruthven, 33, from Perth, received an angry letter concocted by 'a few of the girls', after her friends grew tired of her constant Facebook updates about her baby daughter Addison.
jbcultureshock.wordpress.com — Y'all probably know by now that I adore Christopher Pike's books. I have the majority of them and have read them all so many times, I should probably be able to recite parts by now. The book I am f...
rebekahradice.com — Blog post at Rebekah Radice, Social Media Strategy : Do you inspire and captivate your social media community?
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www.aerogrammestudio.com — Hashtags are one of the most important elements to successfully using Twitter to enhance your writing practice and profile. In fact, the importance of hashtags generally was recently demonstrated when the American Dialect Society recently named hashtag as the word of the year for 2012. Hashtags allow you to find new readers, connect with other writers who …
says “How do you create a romance heroine your readers will bond with? Well, since you asked...”
savvyauthors.com — Here's the one of the most important things you need to understand about romance heroines: Your heroine is either your target reader, or who your target reader wishes she was. The heroine is the ch...
iash.me — Last autumn I moved and in the process I got rid of many books. It made the transition easier, but as a result I lost a few friends. Books, those simple bound pieces of paper we seem to have either too few or too many of, are often more valuable... | Ash Blankenship | Writer / Geek