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What's the absolute best use for new writing material?

My first book is currently in production with She Writes Press for publish date of April 2014. Meanwhile, while writing Book 1, I completel…

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She Writes Press News: Announcing Hysterical, by Rebecca Coffey

There are several serviceable biographies about child psychoanalyst Anna Freud, who lived from 1895 to 1982. But as a fictional memoir, Hys…

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She Writes Press News: Announcing Transforming Knowledge, by Jean Fox O'Barr

A record of O’Barr’s personal and professional journey—one that paralleled the growth of the women’s movement and the development of women’…

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(For journalists/non-fiction writers:) Falling on deaf ears: How do you react when a long-researched piece generates little to no public response?

We've all been there: A piece you think will have great "impact" hits the streets, and then -- nothing. Silence. No letters to the editor;…

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Where can we find facts, figures, comparison charts, etc. on book sales in the US?

Publishers ask authors to include results of market research as part of a book proposal. They want us to answer questions such as:  "How l…

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The Element of Humility Regarding My Masterpiece

Lord, let it begin ... I want to believe that the four years that I spent perfecting my YA novel has produced nothing short of a New York…

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0 Aug 15

Books that end with cliffhangers: yea or nay?

Today I've been reading about books which end in cliffhangers. The internet  seems quite divided on this as an acceptable thing or not, oft…

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4 Aug 13
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Wattpad?

Hi, everyone. Who uses Wattpad, and how? I will leave it at that--hoping for lots of good answers and idea. Thanks!

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1 Aug 13
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Commenting on Discussion Boards Without Ruffling Feathers

This post was inspired by Michael Moore's memoir, Here Come Trouble Initially when I first started blogging and leaving comments on other p…

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2 Aug 9
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I am revising my first edition of my first book…

After the experience of writing, editing and self-publishing my first book I realized that it was just too angry.  So, I am in the process…

Started by Lisa Cain in General

3 Aug 6
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Greetings fellow writers,   I have finally finished my novel and it is in the hands of my Alpha Reader! (Never dreamed I would have one.) M…

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0 Aug 1

Is there such a thing as young adult memoir?

Hi everyone,  Is there a market for memoirs geared toward young adults? I hear lots about young adult fiction, but not nonfiction. (Trying…

Started by Brit St.Clair in General

0 Jul 31

Newest Thing on Social Media sites: Fake Followers and "Likes"

Maybe some of you have known about this phenomonon before now, but it is new to me. And that is the business practice of buying FAKE follow…

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